[New York]: Scholastic Nonfiction, 2002. Sam Fink. First Edition, First Printing. Glossy pictorial boards. 4to (11 1/4" x 7 5/8"), glossy laminated pictorial boards depicting five Founding Fathers, inscribed and illustrated with colored line drawings and calligraphy by Sam Fink, 160 pages. No dust jacket as issued. Very Fine / None. Item #5824
Sam Fink (1916 – 2011) was a distinguished American calligrapher.
He celebrated his 90th birthday in 2006 with The Constitution of the United States of America (Welcome Books) which had won a Gold IPPY. He also published The Declaration of Independence: The Words that Made America (Scholastic); and Welcome Books published Fink's full-color edition of The Gettysburg Address, as well as his Book of Exodus in 2007.
EXCEPTIONAL CONDITION internally & externally: tight, bright, clean copy "of the words that made America" with immaculate calligraphy and sketches as illustrations. No remainder marks.