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    Sale 5308

    Fine Printed Books Including Children's & Illustrated Books

    19 March 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 29

    PROUST, Marcel (1871-1922). A la Recherche du Temps Perdu. Paris: Gallimard, 1947. 3 volumes, 4° (224 x 180mm). Half titles, titles printed in pink and black, 77 coloured plates by Kees van Dongen. Contemporary vellum, spines titled in manuscript, top edges gilt. Provenance: some mostly pencil marginalia.

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    PROUST, Marcel (1871-1922). A la Recherche du Temps Perdu. Paris: Gallimard, 1947. 3 volumes, 4° (224 x 180mm). Half titles, titles printed in pink and black, 77 coloured plates by Kees van Dongen. Contemporary vellum, spines titled in manuscript, top edges gilt. Provenance: some mostly pencil marginalia.

    With Victor Margueritte's La Garçonne (Paris, [1925], ONE OF 636 COPIES) illustrated by Kees van Dongen. (4)


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