The Mistick Krewe 1st Edition Signed by Perry Young, Mardi Gras

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THE MISTICK KREWE: CHRONICLES OF COMUS AND HIS KIN 1931 PERRY YOUNG MARDI GRAS

Inscribed by the author Perry Young to the publisher Mr. Lee Hooper of the Standard Publishing Co. The book has THIRTY COLOR PLATES. New Orleans: Carnival Press, 1931[ Printed in the U. S. A. by Standard Printing Co. Inc.; Engraving by Panama Photo Engraving Co. Inc.; Reproducing art by Roma R. Gerald ]. First Edition, 268 pages. Publisher’s original binding; raised, stamped title to upper board embellished with painted, artistic raised mask design colored in peach, red, and pink; edge-wear to extremities, particularly joints and foot of spine; corners bumped. General shelf-wear to block edges; The definitive history of the New Orleans Carnival from its formal inception by Comus in 1856, through 1930.

Dimensions: 10″ x 7.25″

Date: 1931

Condition: Binding is in good condition with some wear on the edges. Some yellowing of pages. All the illustrations are in excellent condition. Please see photos as they are an integral part of the condition report and ask any questions that you have about the item so that we can satisfy you.

Maker: Perry Young

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Weight 6 lbs
Dimensions 13 × 10 × 5 in