Maxime Gorki/ Jean Lébédeff / Mornay - Les vagabonds - 1921

Description
Maxime Gorki/ Jean Lébédeff / Mornay - Les vagabonds - 1921
Illustrated, Literature - Quantity: 1 - Book

A lovely edition of "Les Vagabonds" by Gorki, illustrated with woodcuts in two tones by Jean Lébédeff (1884-1972) a French libertarian painter of Russian origin.

Published by Mornay in the "Beaux livres" collection.

One of the 960 numbered copies on Rives paper.

A collection of 4 short stories (Malva - Konovalov - Tckelkache - Mon compagnon) printed during Gorki’s lifetime, written a few years before his famous "La mère". Translated by Ivan Strannik.

By Maxime Gorki. Woodcuts engraved by (Jean) Lébédeff.
Les vagabonds: Malva - Konovalov - Tckelkache - Mon compagnon.
Paris: Editions Mornay, 1921. One of the 960 numbered copies on mould-made Rives paper. Volume published in the “Beaux livres” collection.
Octavo (14.5 x 20.5 cm), 280 pages (complete).
Softcover binding, under a cover with flaps, illustrated on the front cover.
A good copy, the binding is well preserved, light insolation on the spine and the border of the covers. Impeccable inside.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Illustrated, Literature
Author/ Illustrator
Maxime Gorki/ Jean Lébédeff / Mornay
Book Title
Les vagabonds
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1921
Edition
1st Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Binding/ Material
Softback
Number of pages
280
Dimensions
20×14.5 cm
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