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    [American Surrealism]. Clark Mills and Kurt Seligmann. The Beggars...New York: Nierendorf Gallery, [1940]. One of thirty signed copies.

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    [American Surrealism]. Clark Mills, poet. Kurt Seligmann, artist. The Beggars: Place Edmond Rostand. New York: Nierendorf Gallery, [1940]. Limited to thirty signed copies, this one being hors commerce. Poem signed by Clark Mills. Proof print signed and dated by Seligmann. Further inscribed at limitation inside rear cover "Pour Julien [Levy] avec toute mon amitie, Kurt Seligmann. With a balloon drawing inside which is written, "Ballon captif a la derive sur les montagnes mamelles." Two loose folio sheets, with loose tissue guard for etching, within a printed paper folder. Covers have some wear with minor light folds and some toning. Leaves and folder have some light dampstaining and toning affecting lower margin, but not the image and only the last stanza of the poem. Very minor fill to bottom right corner of poem leaf. A very good copy of with a wonderful association of two important American Surrealist figures.



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    April, 2012
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