The Education of Mr. Pipp. Twenty-Five Proofs on Japan Paper printed for the Special Limited Edition of the Book consisting of One Hundred Copies Only.

New York: R. H. Russell, 1899.

Price: $750.00

About the item

Limited Edition, No. 3 of 100 copies, signed by illustrator C.D. Gibson and publisher R.H. Russell. [25] ff., i.e. title leaf & 24 (of 25) proof leaves. 14 1⁄4 x 11 1⁄4 inches. ONE OF 100 ON JAPAN. Cloth portfolio with ribbon and paper flap closures. Lacks one proof leaf and one ribbon; paper flap detached, but present; good.

Item #332907

Suite of proof illustrations on Japan paper for Charles Dana Gibson’s Education of Mr. Pipp. Tipped-on limitation sheet signed by Gibson and Russell. One proof signed by Gibson, a bust-length portrait of a woman wearing her hair up and her neckline low.
OCLC: Cape Breton University and Mount Allison University, stating one copy lacks all but four proofs.