VERLAINE (Paul) - [Berthold MAHN] - Oeuvres complètes, 8/8 - Librairie de France, Boulevard Saint-Germain, Paris 1931/1932 .
From 200pp. to 350pp./volume approximately, 24x20cm.
Each book is enriched with 8 out-of-text in black and 4 in colour by Berthold MAHN; illustrations at the top of the chapters and culs-de-lampe.
Superb bindings (publisher) in king blue basane on the corners, ribbed spine, gold frames in the boxes, golden title and volume number, blue damask velvet plates; the edges of the heads are gilded.
Insignificant scuffing from wear on the bindings, clean and fresh interiors, guards decorated with golden foil on a midnight blue background; title in red and black; folded preserved covered. Luxurious copies on upper vellum from the Papeteries de Navarre.
Very nice collector's volumes with very decorative bindings.
- Number of Books
- Illustrated, Literature
- Author/ Illustrator
- Paul Verlaine / Berthold Mahn
- Book Title
- Oeuvres complètes
- Very good
- Publication year oldest item
- Publication year youngest item
- Original language
- Librairie de France, Boulevard Saint-Germain, Paris
- Binding/ Material
- Half leather
- Limited edition