Lot n° 267
2000 - 2500
Genevoix, Maurice - Jouve, Paul. - Le Roman... - Lot 267 - Crait + Müller
Genevoix, Maurice - Jouve, Paul. - Le Roman de Renard in Maurice Genevoix's version. Paris, Éditions Vialetay, 1958. 2 volumes in one large in-4, bound in full tan morocco, spine with 4 nerves decorated with a mosaic composition, double gilt inner fillet, beige moire front covers and endpapers, gilt head, first cover with illustrations preserved, lined case (Binding by F. Brochon) - 253 pp. (continuous pagination), [1 p.], [3 ff.], cover and 56 illustrations, woodcuts by Paul Jouve, engraved by Jacques, Camille and Georges Beltrand. Edition at 223 numbered copies, 1/25 reserved for the contributors, this one for the author, on vellum of Rives signed by the author, the artist and Jacques Beltrand. Magnificent work by the master of animal illustration in the 20th century.
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