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    [E. L. Doctorow]. Carol Yeh. The Ragtime Etchings. (Illustrated Edition), [1978]. Portfolio #3 of 4; with 13 etchings printed and signed by Yeh. First Edition, with book.

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    [E. L. Doctorow]. Carol Yeh. The Ragtime Etchings. For the Illustrated Edition of Ragtime. n. p.: The Artist, 1978. Portfolio of thirteen fine original etchings printed by the Artist and signed by Carol Yeh in pencil. First Edition of this portfolio. Signed colophon page and thirteen tissue-guarded original etchings in the original linen covered chemise which has linen ties and the original label "The Ragtime Etchings" tipped on the front cover. The chemise is mildly worn internally. According to the colophon, these etchings were produced individually in an edition of 20 in August 1977. Then in April 1978, Carol Yeh put together four portfolios of all thirteen etchings. This is portfolio No. 3. Ten of the prints are numbered 3/20, two 4/20 and one 5/20. Included is a First Edition First Printing of the paperback original "Ragtime Illustrated Edition" in the original printed slipcase (Bantam) to better understand the wonderful coordination between Doctorow's text and Yeh's beautiful images. Rare. Fine.

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