Lot 210 of 426:
With 85 pochoir illustrations  

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Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Les Aventures du Roi Pausole

Author:
Louÿs, Pierre

Place:
Paris

Publisher:
G. & R. Briffaut

Date:
No date

Description:

[10], 300, [3] pp. With 85 pochoir illustrations by Carlègle. 27.1x18.5 cm (10¾x7¼"), half-linen and marbled paper-covered boards, red morocco spine label lettered in gilt, original wrappers bound in. No. 173 of an edition limited to 1,000 copies. 

Charles Émile Egli was a Swiss-born illustrator and painter who spent most of his life in Paris. He illustrated books by classical and contemporary authors such as Virgil, Paul Valéry, Blaise Pascal, Paul Verlaine, Anatole France and Charles Maurras. 


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Slight lean, light foxing to linen; foxing to endpapers, rear hinge repaired; a bit of offsetting from plates; very good.


 
Item number:
310830
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