1971 First Edition: Shem, Ham & Japheth Inc, by Felix Topolski

By (author)Felix Topolski


Shem, Ham & Japheth Inc is a collection of caricatures and cartoons by Felix Topolski, first published in 1971. The book features a variety of satirical illustrations that comment on contemporary political and social issues. The title refers to the three sons of Noah in the Bible, and the cartoons in the book often explore themes of race, religion, and power dynamics.

This first edition of Shem, Ham & Japheth Inc is a beautifully preserved hardcover volume, complete with its original dust jacket. The book is a fascinating artifact of its time, capturing the political and cultural climate of the early 1970s through Topolski’s incisive and often humorous illustrations.

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Shem, Ham & Japheth Inc, by Felix Topolski, published by Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, 1971. First edition. Printed in Great Britain. Not paginated.

Cloth hardcover volume. Dustjacket present, minor wear and tear at the top edge. Otherwise in near mint condition, with no writing or markings anywhere.

Weight 1.82 kg
Dimensions 29 × 25 × 5 cm




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