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$200 - $300

Title:
Très Admirable Bestiaire Fantastique. Où l'on voit la véritable nature Des animaux de la Lune et des autres planètes
Author:
Letort, Alain
Place:
[San Francisco]
Publisher:
Yvon Gay / [Kenneth's Gallery]
Date:
[1973]
Description:
48 total loose leaves, including title page, limitation page, and 46 plates of illustrations. Illustrated with 47 black and white lithograph plates including the title page from drawings by Alain Letort. (Portfolio) 19½x14¼, loose sheets inside original black cloth chemise with black velvet pastedowns and spine lettered in white, original full black cloth slipcase. No. 77 of 250 copies. First Edition. Unusual and striking series of depictions of denizen's of the outer planets. Text in French.
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Condition:
Slipcase with large plate-size circular waterstain, light soiling, slight fading to margins; chemise a bit soiled; a couple of plates with minor bumps to edges, title page with some yellowing and fingering stains to margins; most plates near fine to fine, housed in very good slipcase and chemise.
 
Item number:
129033
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