Léon Bloy - Lettres de Léon Bloy à Frédéric Brou et à Jean de La Laurancie - 1927

Description
Léon Bloy - Lettres de Léon Bloy à Frédéric Brou et à Jean de La Laurancie - 1927
Literature, Letters, Correspondence, Binding - Quantity: 1 - other extra - see description - Book

First edition on common paper of the correspondence of Léon Bloy, in a pleasant brown half shagreen binding. The raised bands are mosaics of red leather, they extend over the covers and are ended with arrows or devil's tail shapes. Very decorative binding.

One octavo volume with 213pp. 1f. Complete.

Brown half shagreen binding, ribbed spine, title and author’s name in gilded letters. The raised bands are mosaics of red leather, they extend over the covers and are ended with points (or devil's tail tips). Gilded upper edge. Very decorative binding. Preserved cover and spine.

Flaws: fragile joints, partially split. Friction on the spine and crowns. Yellowed inside, no foxing.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Letters, Correspondence, Binding, Literature
Author/ Illustrator
Léon Bloy
Book Title
Lettres de Léon Bloy à Frédéric Brou et à Jean de La Laurancie
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1927
Edition
1st Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Librairie Bloud & Gay
Binding/ Material
Half leather
Extras
other extra - see description
Number of pages
213
Dimensions
18.5×12 cm
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