Sale: 379 / Rare Books, May 23. 2011 in Hamburg Lot 121

 
Guy de Maupassant - Douze Contes. 1947.


 
121
Guy de Maupassant
Douze Contes. 1947.
Estimate:
€ 800 / $ 936
Sold:
€ 1,140 / $ 1.333

(incl. 20% surcharge)
Lot description
Lydis. - Maupassant, G. de, Douze contes. With 1 signed orig. drawing and 12 orig. lithographs by M. Lydis. Buenos Aires, Govone 1947. Black hand-bound morocco with gilt lettering and top edge gilt. Small folio.

Talvart/Place XIII, 270, 82. - 1 of 40 Roman numb. copies from the de-luxe edition, with the signed orig. drawing at thge beginning as well as a second series of all illustrations (complete print run 311). - Broad-margined press print on white Goat Skin Parchment in different sizes. Title in red brown and black, orig. wrapper bound in. - Rare press print edition from Buenos Aires.

1 of 40 Roman numb. copies from the de-luxe edition. With 1 signed orig. drawing and 12 orig. lithographs by M. Lydis. Black hand-bound morocco with gilt lettering and top edge gilt. Small folio. Broad-margined press print on white Goat Skin Parchment in different sizes. Title in red brown and black, orig. wrapper bound in. - Rare press print edition from Buenos Aires.

121
Guy de Maupassant
Douze Contes. 1947.
Estimate:
€ 800 / $ 936
Sold:
€ 1,140 / $ 1.333

(incl. 20% surcharge)