Mademoiselle De Maupin

By: Gautier, Theophile

Price: $50.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; This edition is limited to 160 numbered copies - this being number 146, "have been printed on all rag deckle edge paper. The illustrations for these copies have been proved and signed by the artist." This book is in Very Good condition overall, and is bound in half-vellum and paper over boards. There is rubbing and paper loss to the spine joints where the vellum meets the paper. The vellum is noticeably toned and has ground-in dirt. The text pages are clean and bright. The endpapers have toning. Included are 8 mounted plates, pencil signed by the artist. "Howard Simon (1902–1979) was a notable American illustrator, painter, and printmaker who is known for his woodcuts. Simon provided illustrations for several dozen books, and his work is displayed in numerous museums."

Title: Mademoiselle De Maupin

Author Name: Gautier, Theophile

Illustrator: Illustrated by Howard Simon

Categories: Illustrated editions,

Edition: 1st Edition Thus; 1st Printing

Publisher: New York, Ives Washburn: 1929

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: A35425

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