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Alienist, The, Carr, Caleb

Author Name    Carr, Caleb

Title   Alienist, The

Binding   Full-Leather

Book Condition   As New

Jacket Condition   No Jacket

Size   8vo

Publisher    Easton Press

Inscription   Signed by Author

Seller ID   007282

This beautiful Easton Press signed copy is bound in full leather with raised hubs on the spine and a striking and attractive gilt graphic on the boards. The volume is brand new and is still in the original publisher's shrinkwrap. It has a bound-in satin bookmark and a perfect Caleb Carr signature. A beautiful volume. Caleb Carr is both a Historian and a novelist. In The Alienist he brings the art of both crafts into play. It is a hair-raising mystery set in New York City during the 1890's. The Alienist is a reminiscence told by John Moore, a reporter for the New York Times, on the day of Theodore Roosevelt's funeral. This is a look into the mind of a serial killer of that time. It is fast-paced and rich in detail and atmosphere.This beautiful book is bound in full-tooled leather with satin moiré endpapers, satin ribbon bookmark and 22kt gold on the spine. The leather is a rich dark brown. The spine has raised bands in the style of classic bookbinding. Beautiful gilt designs on fine brown leather ornament the front and rear boards.The paper was made especially for this edition. The leather was cut entirely by hand. It has raised bands on the spine in the style of classic bookmaking. Published by Easton Press it is a volume of heirloom quality and will be treasured for generations to come.

Price = 200.00 USD



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