Johnson, Kenneth M.
Title THE STING OF THE WASP: Political & Satirical Cartoons from the Truculent Early San Francisco Weekly, with an Introduction & Comments by Kenneth M. Johnson
Book Condition Fine in salt-and-pepper cloth with gilt titles (replicating the Wasp logo) to front cover and spine. Folio.
Edition First edition, limited to 450 copies printed at the Plantin Press. Publication #127.
Publisher San Francisco: The Book Club of California, 1967.
Seller ID 15359.00
Twenty color reproductions (five double-spread) of cartoons published in the San Francisco weekly, whose staff boasted Ambrose Bierce as editor and columnist, and illustrators G. Frederick Keller, Solly Walter, Joseph D. Strong, and Henry Barkhaus.
Californiana. San Francisco. Cartoons & Cartooning. Illustrated Books.