La Fontaine / Malassis - Fables choisies - 1930/1933

Description
La Fontaine / Malassis - Fables choisies - 1930/1933
Illustrated, Literature - Quantity: 3 - Limited edition, Numbered edition - Book

234; 290; 355 pages; 3 octavo volumes, paperback with printed covers.
One of the most beautiful illustrated editions of Les Fables, containing a portrait, 12 compositions by Laprade and 250 chapter headers by Edmond Malassis and Fred Money, all engraved in colour on wood by A. and P. Baudier.
The book is also illustrated with numerous small vignettes also engraved on wood and printed in sepia or black. A lovely copy of this unnumbered print on pure rag paper, but limited (Carteret IV, 228 an interesting publication).

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
3
Subject
Illustrated, Literature
Author/ Illustrator
La Fontaine / Malassis
Book Title
Fables choisies
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1930
Publication year youngest item
1933
Edition
1st Edition Thus
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Conard
Binding/ Material
Softback
Extras
Limited edition, Numbered edition
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