VERLAINE, PAUL. Sagesse. Illustrations de Daniel Girard.



VERLAINE, PAUL. Sagesse. Illustrations de Daniel Girard. Paris: Albert Messein,, 1924. First edition. 1 vol. grand in-8°, 160 pp., (1) p. et nombreuses illustrations de Daniel Girard coloriées au pochoir. Edition de luxe illustrée de nombreux dessins de Daniel Girard coloriés au pochoir. L’un des 500 exemplaires sur vélin à la forme (n°314). Monod, 11144. This copy in qtr. morocco inlaid and gilt ruled geomeric pattern o spine, hand-printed paper covered boards and matching end-papers, original wrappers bound-in by Max Fonsèque. Faded at spine, covers a little rubbed. Maxime (known as Max) Fonsèque (1891 – 1965) was a student at the Ecole Estienne before entering Lortic as a young worker. His bindings with decorations running from one plate to the other are very characteristic and interesting. Very Good.

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Publisher: Albert Messein,
Date: 1924
Place: Paris
Edition: First edition
Condition: Very Good
Book ID: 035485

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