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Contes et Nouvelles : Heptaméron des Nouvelles de la Reine de Navarre ( illus. Chéri HEROUARD )

by Marguerite, reine de Navarre

Condition: Fine


Paris: Javal & Bourdeaux, 1932. Hardcover. Fine. Chéri Hérouard. Paris. Javal & Bourdeaux, 1932. 4 vols. Petit in-4°. 240p+246p+219p+222pp. A magnificent edition of the amusingly risqué stories of Marguerite de Navarre, presented in 4 volumes, and illustrated here with 64 superb gently erotic coloured plates by Chéri HEROUARD. Printed in a limited edition of 1550 copies, this copy numbered 1387, and bound in a very fine full deep brown morocco with pictorial scene of two female nudes and decorative ornaments blind-stamped and framed in gilt on the covers. The original pink and blue paper covers are preserved inside. In excellent condition, with just a hint of rubbing to extremities of the bindings. ** Ouvrage orné de 64 superbes gravures hors-texte sous serpentes, légèrement érotiques, coloriées au pochoir, de Chéri Hérouard. Tirage à 1550 exemplaires - celui-ci porte le numéro 1387. Dans une magnifique reliure plein cuir marron foncé, avec dessins et ornements estampés à froid aux plats et sur les dos, les couvertures d'origine conservées à l'intérieur. Bel ensemble en très bon état.


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  • Bookseller: Valier Illustrated Books FR (FR)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 1094
  • Title: Contes et Nouvelles : Heptaméron des Nouvelles de la Reine de Navarre ( illus. Chéri HEROUARD )
  • Author: Marguerite, reine de Navarre
  • Illustrator: Chéri Hérouard
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Fine
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Javal & Bourdeaux
  • Place: Paris
  • Date published: 1932

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