Item #133776 MADEMOISELLE DE MAUPIN. Theophile Gautier.


With the preface by the author, an introduction for the modern reader by Jacques Barzun and hand-colored illustrations by Andre Dugo. Pp. xlvi+300+[2](colophon, verso blank), 10 plates and 9 text illustrations hand-coloured in the studio of Charlize Brakely, the half-title and title pages printed in blue & black; impl. 8vo; qr. maroon morocco with gilt lettered & decorated pale green linen title label on spine, blue papered boards, upper board decorated in gilt & red, slightly scuffed, edges lightly worn; within blue card slipcase with printed paper title label on spine, slightly scuffed and worn, with some silverfishing (mainly to edges); upper endpapers a trifle soiled; Limited Editions Club, New York, 1943. Edition limited to 1,000 numbered copies, signed by the illustrator. LEC Bibliography No. 154. Item #133776

Price: $150.00