Lot 163 of 443:
Poe's Le Scarabée D'or w/original illustration 1/75  

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Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Le Scarabée D'or

Author:
Poe, Edgar Allan

Place:
Paris

Publisher:
Editions René Kieffer

Date:
1926

Description:

Vignette title and 28 color illustrations after watercolors by Louis Marque. Tan buckram, green morocco spine label lettered in gilt.  No. 63 of 75 copies. First Marque illustrated edition. 

With an original drawing by Marque tipped in at front. Deluxe illustrated edition of Baudelaire's famous translation of "The Gold Bug."


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Light rubbing to cloth, some scuffing to spine label; interior bright; very good.


 
Item number:
293592
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