Signé; Marcel Achard - Rions avec eux. Les grands auteurs comiques [avec dessin original et truffé de carte postale etc] - 1957

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Signé; Marcel Achard - Rions avec eux. Les grands auteurs comiques [avec dessin original et truffé de carte postale etc] - 1957
Geïllustreerd, Handschriften, Kunst, Literatuur, Mooie band - Aantal: 1 - Boek

Exceptional copy, bound in citron morocco and enriched with handwritten and signed dedications, drawings, photos, etc.

First edition, copy of the only print on large paper, limited to only 55 copies on Lafuma paper (no. 38).

Copy including this double dedication by Marcel Achard the from from 1968, the second from 1974:
“Pour Jacques Crépineau - grand amateur de théâtre avec ma très grande sympathie. Marcel Achard Sept. 68 Quel joli livre ! Ma sympathie augmente de page en page.//
Nous voici en février 1974 ! Quel progrés Jacques a fait dans le théâtre et dans mon amitié : il est épatant sur les deux terrains. Je t’embrasse,
vieux diable ! // Marcel Achard (à suivre)”

Copy abundantly inserted with the following pieces:
-A handwritten postcard by the author to Jacques Crépineau, in which Marcel Pagnol is mentioned,
-A portrait of the author drawn by André Bernheim, dedicated to Jacques Crépineau and accompanied by a handwritten note,
-A photograph of Marcel Achard, in period silver print,
- A fold-out caricature of the author, drawn in ink and signed by Georges Libault,
- A visitation card belonging to Marcel Achard partly handwritten,
-Various portraits, programs and chromolithographs relating to the texts,
- A handwritten card signed by Pierre Fresnay to Jacques Crépineau.

Bound in a beautiful citron morocco half binding, spine with raised bands adorned with a gilded fleuron, gilt topstains, untrimmed, double cover retained.
Leather is slightly darkened, a split is beginning to form in the first joint at the head (max. 1 cm), otherwise the copy is in perfect condition.

Author: Marcel Achard
Rions avec eux. Les grands auteurs comiques.
Paris : Librairie Arthème Fayard, [1957]. — Octavo, 20 x 12.5 cm  : 328 pp., (2 ff.), binding, illustrated cover and printed cover.

Subject: “collection of enthusiasms [...] used by those who love to laugh,” dedicated to the authors of humorous texts such as Victor Hugo, Meilhac, Halévy, Georges Feydeau, Alphonse Allais, Georges Courteline, Tristan Bernard, Robert de Flers, Sacha Guitry and Marcel Pagnol.


Marcel Achard 1899 - 1974 playwright " Love, melancholy, poetry and humour are the words that define Marcel Achard’s plays, several titles of which would become classics of the stage.”

Provenance: Ex-libris belonging to Jacques Crépineau (1932-2017), director of the Théâtre de la Michodière -
Theatre historian, renowned and appreciated collector, whom the greatest exhibitions
regularly called. He was a member of the Académie des 11 and of the Académie Rabelais, as well as an
honorary member of the A.R.T. and, as such, participated in the Jury for the Prix du Brigadier - Knight of the Order.
National du Mérite (see site regietheatrale)

Kavelgegevens
Object
Boek
Aantal boeken
1
Onderwerp
Geïllustreerd, Handschriften, Kunst, Literatuur, Mooie band
Auteur/ Illustrator
Signé; Marcel Achard
Boektitel
Rions avec eux. Les grands auteurs comiques [avec dessin original et truffé de carte postale etc]
Staat
Fraai
Publicatiejaar oudste item
1957
Druk
Eerste druk
Taal
Frans
Oorspronkelijke taal
Ja
Band
Halfleer
Aantal pagina‘s.
328
Afmetingen
20×12,5 cm
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