Henri Barbusse ‎; Berthold Mahn ; Mourlot - Le Feu. Lithographies de Berthold Mahn - 1930

Description
Henri Barbusse ‎; Berthold Mahn ; Mourlot - Le Feu. Lithographies de Berthold Mahn - 1930
Literature, Militaria, War history - Quantity: 2 - Book

Gorgeous edition of Le Feu by Henri Barbusse, account of his life on the front during the First World War (Prix Goncourt 1916).

Admirably illustrated by Bethold Mahn with 34 lithographs in black printed by Mourlot, including 23 out of text.
Perfectly bound in two luxurious period red half shagreen bindings with corners, smooth spine adorned with gilded stamping, the set is in a bordered slipcase.

Good copy, despite the scattered foxing mainly in the margins and at the beginning of both volumes, copy in good condition.
Covers retained.

Edition of 1,100 copies, this is one of the 1050 on Rives vellum.

‎Barbusse, Henri - Mahn, Berthold (ill.) ‎
Le Feu. Lithographs by Berthold Mahn. 2 volumes, complete.
‎Paris, Les Oeuvres représentatives, Crès, 1930, Collection "Guerre" (no. 2). 2 octavo volumes, 22.5 x 17.5 cm, 281 (2) - 239 (4) pp.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
2
Subject
Literature, Militaria, War history
Author/ Illustrator
Henri Barbusse ‎; Berthold Mahn ; Mourlot
Book Title
Le Feu. Lithographies de Berthold Mahn
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1930
Edition
Illustrated Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Binding/ Material
Half leather
Number of pages
281
Dimensions
22.5×17.5 cm
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