H. Murger, E. Poulbot - Scènes de la vie de bohème - 1946

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H. Murger, E. Poulbot - Scènes de la vie de bohème - 1946
Literature - Quantity: 1 - Hand coloured illustrations, Numbered edition, With slipcase - Book

Henri Murger - Scènes de la vie de bohème.
Editions Colbert - 1946

Book illustrated with 21 watercolours by Poulbot, including 20 out of text plates.
Coloured by hand by Edmond Vairel, illuminator of art.

In sheets, folded cover.
Box, slipcase in good condition, lightly rubbed spine.

Edition limited to 500 copies + 30 HC. No. 255

The first edition of 1851 does not contain “La toilette des grâces", this chapter was published for the first time in the second edition, it is Chapter XVII.
On the other hand, “Son Excellence Gustave Colline” which is the subject of chapter XXI in the first edition, was subsequently removed by the author for political reasons.
It is appears here in Chapter XXII.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Literature
Author/ Illustrator
H. Murger, E. Poulbot
Book Title
Scènes de la vie de bohème
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1946
Edition
Illustrated Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Editions Colbert
Extras
Hand coloured illustrations, Numbered edition, With slipcase
Number of pages
348
Dimensions
28×22 cm
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