Item Detail

Item Number 6767
Title Hosie's Zoo
Author Baskin, Hosea, Lucretia, and Lisa
Condition NF/VG
Publisher the Viking Press
Place Published New York
Date Published 1981
Edition 1st Edition
Binding Hardcover; 1st Printing
Notes 1st edition/1st printing. Near fine, unpaginated book is clean, straight & tight. Spine ends and corners are lightly bumped from shelving. The paintings for Hosie's Zoo were prepared in watercolor and pen on pasteless board watercolor paper hand-made in England by Barcham Green. The art was then camera separated and painted in four colors. This book will delight animal fanciers, art lovers, and aficionados of the childlike and playful. The watercolors depict the familiar as well as the exotic beast - infusing each with its unique spirit, from book & dj. A beautiful book! The dust jacket is price intact, clean and bright; it is illustrated with a giraffe on the front panel. It has some light edgewear/chipping and a few small edge tears that are internally mended. ; Color Illustrations; 11 1/2" x 7 1/2"
LoC or ISBN 0670379689
Keyword(s) Leonard Baskin,Hosea Baskin,Lucretia Baskin,Lisa Baskin,Animals,Art,Animal Art,Zoo Animals
Category(ies) Animals Insects Birds Reptiles,Art Photography Poetry Music Drama
Price $22.05