Foster, Stephen (1826-1864)
A Treasury Of Stephen Foster. Foreword By Deems Taylor, Historical Notes By John Tasker Howard, Arrangements By Ray Lev & Dorothy Berliner Commins, Illustrated By William Sharp. Random House: New York, 1946. Large quarto. 222 pp. 3/4 red morocco with decorative paper boards, in original matching slipcase. Excellent condition.
Fifty of Foster's most renowned songs, each illustrated in color with a text commentary. This copy is one of only a few which were custom bound by the publishers and was owned by a Random House executive.