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Cantiques Spirituels (illus. Carles Fontsere) by  ed. Rafael Tasis) Saint Jean de La Croix (trans. R P Cyprien - Hardcover - 1945 - from Valier Illustrated Books and Biblio.com

Cantiques Spirituels (illus. Carles Fontsere)

by Saint Jean de La Croix (trans. R P Cyprien, ed. Rafael Tasis)

Condition: Near Fine


Paris: Privately Printed, 1945. Near Fine. Carles Fontsere. Paris. Chez l'Artiste, 1945. In-4. 89pp. 11 full page coloured lithographs and several woodcut illustrations by Carles Fontseré. A 'livre d'artiste', printed for, and published by, the illustrator. Limited edition of 270 copies - this copy # 36. Unbound, as issued, in illustrated wraps, card sleeve with vellum spine and matching slipcase. Minor marks and rubbing to slipcase; else a fine copy. ** Texte bilingue, français/espagnol. Illustré de 11 lithographies en couleur hors-texte, ainsi que quelques bois gravés de Carles Fontseré. Livre d'Artiste, tité à 270 exemplaires - celui-ci l'un des 225 exemplaires numérotés de 26-250. En feuilles sous couverture rempliée illustrée, chemise et étui cartonnés. Très bon exemplaire.



  • Bookseller: Valier Illustrated Books FR (FR)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 576
  • Title: Cantiques Spirituels (illus. Carles Fontsere)
  • Author: Saint Jean de La Croix (trans. R P Cyprien, ed. Rafael Tasis)
  • Illustrator:Carles Fontsere
  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Privately Printed
  • Place: Paris
  • Date published: 1945
  • Keywords: religion illustrated moderne illustre litho lithograph

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