BRETON, André

Le Surréalisme, même 1, 2, 3, 4 (of five numbers).

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Sm.sq. 8vo. (194 x 194 mm). pp. 156; 167, (ii); 95, (v); 54, Each issue illustrated in colour and monochrome throughout. Original publisher’s printed wrappers, each issue with cover by a different artist. Published under the direction of André Breton and edited by Jean-Jacques Pauvert, ‘le surréalisme, même’ includes texts by Breton, Pierre de Mandiargues, Joyce Mansour, Octavio Paz, Benjamin Peret among many others. Illustrations by Arp, Bellmer, Leonora Carrington, Duchamp, Pierre Molinier, Man Ray, Toyen et al. are also included. The covers for each issue were created by a different artist: Marcel Duchamp (1), Pierre Molinier (2), Gabriel Max (3), Hans Bellmer (4) Complete with the inserts ‘Les Detraquées’, the drama by P.-L. Palau and the list of publications of ‘Jean-Jacques Pauvert, Editeur’ for the first issue and ‘Le Royaume de la Terre’ by Abel Gance and Nelly Kaplan for the second. Covers a little rubbed, the first issue a little heavier.

Le Surréalisme, même

Item details

Publisher: Jean-Jacques Pauvert,
Format: Paperback
Date: 1956-8
Place: Paris
Edition: First edition
Book ID: 021488

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