NONESUCH PRESS. DUGO, André. GAUTIER, Theophile. ~ Mademoiselle de Maupin.
With the author’s preface and introduction by Jacques Barzun. 20 hand coloured illustrations by André Dugo. 8vo., handsomely bound by Maurin in half purple morocco with purple cloth covered boards, spine in compartments decorated and lettered in gilt, top edge gilt. A very good, handsome copy with slight fading to spine and edges of cloth.
Only published in America this was a collaborative reissue of the Limited Editions Club edition by the Heritage Club and Nonesuch Press. It is an attractive printing designed by George Salter with hand-stencilled illustrations. Usually bound in blue cloth backed patterned cloth covered boards, it is the seventh of Nonesuch Presses series ‘Ten Great French Romances’.
Booklabel of Clarence B. Hanson, Jr.