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.
- Number of Books
- Author/ Illustrator
- H. Murger, E. Poulbot
- Book Title
- Scènes de la vie de bohème
- Very good
- Publication year oldest item
- Illustrated Edition
- Original language
- Editions Colbert
- Hand coloured illustrations, Numbered edition, With slipcase
- Number of pages
- 28×22 cm