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1 Ambroise Vollard Les Réincarnations du Père Ubu
Vollard
Georges Rouault
Paris 1955 Hardcover Fine No Dustwrapper as Issued 
Large 4to. Dis-bound signatures as issued in plain printed wrapper and slipcase, With 23 original aquatint plates with tissue-guards by Rouault. A hint of toning to the wrapper, otherwise fine on handmade deckle-edged paper The slipcase has some starting along the edge of the chemise o/w generally fine.and has the titles on the spine. 82/110 copies issued. 221pp 202504 
Price: 3495.00 USD
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2 Ambroise Vollard - Illustrated By Pierre Bonnard Sainte Monique. Illustrations de Pierre Bonnard
Ambroise Vollard
Pierre Bonnard
1930 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine No Dustwrapper as Issued 
Small folio housed in chemise and slipcase covered in light blue buckram. The set contains 3 three folders. The first and largest being the book itself but in the **French style of unbound signatures laid in. French glassine wraps Textual illustrations throughout. (approximately) 178 wood-engraved vignettes through and textual illustrations throughout. There are also two with folders. One with 4 original etchings with tissue-guards laid-in. The second with 27 borderless plates on uncut paper *These have an fox mark or minor smudge (see scans) otherwise generally fine throughout. This being No 233/340 printed on Velin d' Arches paper. The slipcase and chemise are generally fresh condition,with some moderate rubbing to the calf labels, Both bound in light blue buckward. The chemise has cloth hinges. Both are very sturdy. 202539 
Price: 4495.00 USD
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3 Anouilh, Jean Pièces Roses & Pièces Noires
Calmann-Levy

1957 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine No Dustwrapper 
TEXT IN FRENCH 2 slipcased vol's in in black and rose satin with paper spine labels, the color has faded but tyhey are still bright with a touch of soiling to the base of one of the volumes, Slipcase is green paper with printed panels. 020890 
Price: 50.00 USD
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4 Balzac, Honore De Les Contes Drolatiques, colligez ez Abbayes de Touraine, et mis en lumière par le sieur de Balzac pour l'esbattement des Pantagruelistes et non Aultres
Gibert Jeune Librairie D'Amateurs

Paris 1940 First Thus Softcover Near Fine 
**Text In French** One bump to the top corner (not too bad at all) otherwise a nearly fine copy. 4to, French printed wraps, original glassine wrapper has a little fraying at the head of the spine strip, otherwise near fine copy. edges uncut, Internals clean, very charmingly illustrated with rich colors Jeune is famous for. 020759 
Price: 145.00 USD
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5 Brassai The Secret Paris of the '30s
Thames & Hudson

United Kingdom 2001 0500271089 / 9780500271087 Softcover Near Fine 
4to, remainder mark on bottom edge otherwise fine with just a touch of rubbing to the extremities, unpaginated. Reprint of this classic book from the 1930's. Unpaginated. 202203 
Price: 24.95 USD
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6 Cartier-Bresson, Henri A Propos De Paris
Bulfinch Press

NY 1998 0821224964 / 9780821224960 Soft Cover New 
Large 4to in French pictorial wraps. Still in factory shrinkwrap. 202251 
Price: 35.00 USD
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7 De Saint-Exupéry, Antoine Lettres à l'amie inventée
D'histoire et D'art

1953 Soft Cover Near Fine 
French wraps, text in French, Covers lightly soiled internals fresh throughout, 020779 
Price: 55.00 USD
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8 Erasme L'Eloge De La Folie
Gibert Jeune Librairie D'Amateurs
Dubout
Paris 1951 First Thus Softcover Near Fine 
**Text in French** Numbered limited edition 2993/4650 copies. Large 4to in French printed wraps. Titlepage in red and black with color frontispiece and color illustrations throughout. Original glassine has a little fraying at the spine ends. Minor external aging otherwise very clean throughout. Edges uncut. 169p 020757 
Price: 195.00 USD
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9 Fabris, Jean; Maurice Utrillo Utrillo: Sa Vie, son Oeuvre
Editions Frederic Birr

1982 2857540094 / 9782857540090 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Fine 
Text in French - Large 4to, titles blocked in silver on the cover and spine. Stunning tipped-on pictorial frontispiece of the artist. Profusely illustrated in b&w facsimiles and beautifully printed tipped-on color plates throughout, Dustwraper has no flaws and is in a fresh mylar sleeve. The book has a hint of shelfwear, otherwise a fine copy. Internals fresh and unhandled. 207p 020825 
Price: 150.00 USD
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10 Fernand Khnopff Fernand Khnopff 1858-1921
La Petite Ecole/ Musee De L'Elysee

1990 Softcover Near Fine Near Fine 
large 4to in illustrated French wraps, dustwrapper in glassine sleeve. Text is in french and Japanese -spine strip is lightly evenly toned with a small closed tear at the head of the spine. 021736 
Price: 95.00 USD
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11 Gide, André Les Nourritures Terrestres et Les Nouvelles Nourritures
Le Rayon D'or
Raoul Dufy
France 1950 Soft Cover Near Fine Near Fine 
**Text In French** 8vo, French printed wraps, title-page in gold and black ink, richly printed plates by duffy, all edges uncut. original glassine nearly fine. 020756 
Price: 95.00 USD
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12 Henry Fielding Tom Jones: The History of a Foundling
The Limited Editions Club

NY 1931 Hardcover Near Fine No Dustwrapper as Issued 
Thick 4to in full black calf skin with decorative gilt stamping and titles to the back strip. Some loss (rubbing) to the top grain at the spine ends. And a touch to the board tips. Illustrated throughout, 870 pages. Housed in red cloth slipcase with some reinforcement along the edges. 202509 
Price: 65.00 USD
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13 Jean Jacques Rousseau The Confessions of Jean Jacques Rousseau (Complete)
Printed for the Trade

London 9999 Hardcover Very Good No Dustwrapper as Issued 
Stout 8vo in contemporary 3/4 leather bindings Purple morocco, -rubbed at the extremities. with decorative papers -also purplish, over the boards. Cool endpapers with deep purple and gold metallic ink splotches. Top edge gilt, Edges uncut, Each of the books inside has its own frontispiece and title page. and separate numeration and frontispieces 202192 
Price: 55.00 USD
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14 Marie-France Pochina Christian Dior - the Man Who Made the World look New - Translated from the French By Joanna Savill
Aurum

1996 1854105477 / 9781854105479 First English Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine 
Stanley Marcu into. Pictorial dustwrapper in mylar sleeve. Index. 310 pages., 202762 
Price: 20.00 USD
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15 Maurois,Andre Climats: Lithographies en couleurs de Touchagues
Editions des Deux-Rives

1947 Softcover Near Fine Near Fine 
332p. unbound signatures, illustrated throughout, with lithographs, Printed French wraps, housed in reglued printed slipcase. 020924 
Price: 95.00 USD
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16 Paul Verlaine Les Fêtes Galantes
Ambroise Vollard

Paris 1928 Hardcover Very Good No Dustwrapper as Issued 
Large 4to in French printed wraps. An insert comprising work of Verlaine in loose unbound signatures with with color illustrations on each. Then there is an additional suite of 13 original etchings 202513 
Price: 450.00 USD
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17 Rabelais Francois Gargantua
Gilbert Jeune Librairie d'Amateurs
Dubout
Paris 1938 First Thus Softcover Very Good + 
2527/3000 copies. Large 4to, in French printed wrappers. Small Paris bookshop label on inner flaps of glassine wrapper/ a little fraying to the g;asine at the spine ends. minor wear at extremities, otherwise near fine. Internals fresh and bright throughout/ Beautifully illustrated, 020758 
Price: 105.00 USD
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18 Rainer Maria Rilke - A Poulin Jr, Translator The Migration of Powers
Graywolf Press

1984 Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
red cloth 16mo with a wonderful collectionof Rilke. All of him must be read. There is some dampstaing from water having hit the DJ but in thefresh mylar sleeve its not really vsible,, its just slightly wavy -a little fading to the ocver where the water hit, and light wrinkling to the bottom corner of the block. Still alovely copy of a scarce title. test in French (verso) & English (recto) facing. 175pp 202184 
Price: 20.00 USD
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19 Royer, Louis-Charles Le Sérail
Aux Editions Arc-en-ciel

9999 Soft Cover Very Good 
No date. French wraps with original spine toned glassine cover a but chipped. Internasl generally clean, Illustrated in color, color frontis and title page in red and black with color vignette, charming produciton. 251p 020895 
Price: 35.00 USD
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20 Sorlier, Charles. Marc Chagall: le livres des livres / the illustrated books.
Editions AndreSauret/ Editions Michele Trinckvel

1990 9110468145 / 9789110468146 First Edition Hardcover New New 
Large 4to in fulll tan sail cloth with black spine and cover titles. Pictorial dustwrapper in fresh mylar sleeve. 248pp Beautifully illustrated throughout. Housed in thin white slipcase 022408 
Price: 125.00 USD
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