Voltaire / Maurice Leroy - Candide ou L'optimisme - 1939

Description
Voltaire / Maurice Leroy - Candide ou L'optimisme - 1939
Illustrated, Literature - Quantity: 1 - Book

Candide ou l'Optimisme by Voltaire illustrated by Maurice Leroy published Dépens d'un Amateur, printed in 350 copies, second paper after the unique copy here on Imperial Japan with not one original as stated in the proof of print but two, one gouache as well as a preparatory sketch, each one is signed, a copper engraving and a series with remarks.

This copy is in excellent condition, the body of the book is perfectly preserved, pages quite white and no foxing, the same goes for the slipcase no flaws to report.

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Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Illustrated, Literature
Author/ Illustrator
Voltaire / Maurice Leroy
Book Title
Candide ou L'optimisme
Condition
Fine
Publication year oldest item
1939
Edition
1st Edition Thus
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Aux dépens d'un amateur
Number of pages
189
Dimensions
30×25 cm
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