19 May 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 750
GBP 500 - GBP 800
Suite d'illustrations pour Le Grand Meaulnes d'Alain Fournier. Paris and Bordeaux: Henri Colas and Rousseau Brothers, 1946.
Small folio (204 x 167mm). 19 black and white photographs on 17 leaves, one of these double page. (Occasional very light spotting.) Original blue paper portfolio, printed paper label on the upper side (short tears at spine ends, small repair on verso).
FIRST EDITION. One of 500 copies, this one number 209.
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