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1 Images of an Era. The American Poster 1945-75
Washington, D.C. National Collection of Fine Arts 1975 First Edition White Boards Very good+ Very Good+ Sm 4to 
Wraps, in dust jacket; dust jacket very good+ with rubbing to spine ends, especially at corners. The book is fine. 006813 
Price: 15.00 USD
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2 Olympic Games The Olympic Games Melbourne 1956
Melbourne Colorgravure 1956 1st Edition Green Cloth Good Good Quarto Richard Beck 
Laid in is a Melbourne 1956 Olympics POSTER, designed by Richard Beck. " It [is] a simple clean-cut design showing a white 3-leaf invitation card half-folded and standing out from a bright blue background. It carried a reproduction in color of the Coat of Arms of the City of Melbourne on the rear fold and the 5-ring Olympic symbol on the front." Melbourne was the first Olympics held in the southern hemisphere. This is a reprint done in New York City by Adlee Co. It measures 20 by 13 inches, folded twice, and with thumbtack holes at the top. This book and poster were shipped to sportsman Philip K. Wrigley (owner of the Chicago Cubs, and Wrigley Gum Co.) from their Australian subsidiary in Sydney, in 1957, with the original mailing label laid in. 006109 
Price: 200.00 USD
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