7 - 8 April 2004
BOYLE, Kay. Short Stories. Paris: Roger Lescaret for The Black Sun Press/Éditions Narcisse, 1929.
8° (241 x 160mm). Title and text printed in red and black. (A few unobtrusive slight marks, light offsetting from bookplate onto front free endpaper and half-title.) Original printed wrappers, glassine dustwrapper, contemporary morocco-backed portfolio case (extremities lightly rubbed, corners lightly bumped, case lightly worn at extremities). Provenance: Mary Dahlberg, Paris, 1930 (inscription on front free endpaper)--Beach (gilt morocco bookplate inside upper wrapper).
FIRST EDITION, LIMITED TO 185 COPIES, THIS ONE OF 20 ON PAPIER D'ARCHES. Minkoff A19; Published in Paris p.408.
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