15 French leather bindings 1923 Gorgeous set Limited Ed
Lot of 15 lovely 1920's French 3/4 green leather bindings, including these literary titles: Ariel by Andre Maurois; Vauban by Daniel Halevy; Genitrix by Francois Mauriac; la Croix de Rose by Julien benda; la Nuit de Gethsemani by Leon Chestov; l'Infirme aux Mains de Lumiere by Edouard Estaunie; le Tourment du Passe by Andre le Breton; Encarnacion by Aurore Sand; Echantillons by Ramon Gomez de la Serna; Ma Vie by Leon Tolstoi, Paul Valery by Albert Thibaudet; Depaysements by Robert de Traz; la Belle Que Voila. . . by Louis Hemon; La Fleur d'Or by le Comte de Gobineau; Renan et Nous by Pierre Lasserre.<P>Paris: Librairie Grasset, 1923.
All published Paris: Librairie Grasset, 1923. as part of "Les Cahiers Verts" series.
All are NUMBERED LIMITED EDITIONS- Being part of the sequence numbered from 41-140 (100 examples) printed on "papier Velin pur fil Lafuma".
Green crushed morocco bindings (all signed bindings by "Frane"), raised bands with gilt spine titles and ruled compartment boxes; marbled boards & endpapers, t.e.g. All skillfully and beautifully bound with the original green paper wraps bound in at front & rear.
In near fine, clean bright condition, displaying very little wear (a stray minor scuff mark or some tiny minor rubbing, etc.), internally clean as new. Very attractive shelf appearance, perfect for decoration. Truly lovely French bindings from the early part of the 20th century. Volumes each measure 5" x 7 1/2."
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