Adlib No. 10 Science and Mythology 1962

Brooklyn NY: Pratt Institute, 1962. Color Illustrations. First Edition. Portfolio. Folio - between 12" - 15" Tall. Good. Item #00544462

Copy #135 of 800 numbered copies. Original color pictorial wraps (general light wear; prior owner's ink signature appears twice). Notes: "In the ADLIB 10 portfolio are twelve student projects, half dealing with mythology, half with science." Each of the 12 sections is paired with a text by James Joyce, Lewis Carroll (including the text of Jabberwocky), Charles Darwin, etc. "Printing ... by James Lanier." "Faculty advisors: Jacob Landau, Bert Waggott, Werner Brudi, Werner Pfeiffer, Walter Rogalski." "Published by the Department of Graphic Arts." Printed in a limited ed. of 800 copies. Description: [12] folded leaves in portfolio : illustrations ; 31 cm Contents: Finnegans wake by James Joyce / Marshall Henrichs. -- Two brothers / Patricia Collins. -- The creation / Jack Cloutier. -- The emergence and worship of the hero in two poems by Lewis Carroll / Michael Louis Horen. -- Daedalus and Perdix / William Fasolino. -- The vampire cat of Nabeshima / Carole Uehara. -- Origin of man by Charles Darwin / Philippe de Marguenat. -- Galileo / Carol Quint. -- 3 from Friedrich Nietzsche / John Rose. -- Albrecht von Haller on embryology / Lawrence Saltz. -- An extract from the testament if Dr. I.L. Sandomir / Ronald Schwerin. -- Renan Picard / J. Murray.

Price: $75.00

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