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Fit to Print: The Newspaper and the Poster

By: Davidson, Marc

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Daytona Beach Florida, News-Journal Corp.: 2004

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 006043

ISBN: 0964005042

Condition: Fine


182 pp. Nearly new, tight, no markings, slight thumbing. Spine uncreased. More than 200 color plates, full page or half page, reproducing posters that advertised newspapers in the 19th and early 20th centuries. Most of the posters promote French, German, Italian and British publications. A few American dailies also are included. Among the scores of artists represented are Jules Cheret, Leonetto Capiello, E. Charle Lucas and Louis J. Rhead. Front cover shows "La Nymphomane," a young woman in a tight-fitting Gay 90s gown, hat and boa, tossing newspaper pages from atop a chimney to advert... View more info