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L'Habitation Forcée [A Forced Habitation] by  Jessie M [illus]  Rudyard; King - Paperback - Limited First Edition [115/550] - 1921 - from Barter Books Ltd and Biblio.com

L'Habitation Forcée [A Forced Habitation]

by Kipling, Rudyard; King, Jessie M [illus]

Condition: G : in good condition with illustrated aper wraps. Closed tears to upper edge of wrapper along the spine. Rear cover lightly mar


Paris: René Kieffer. G : in good condition with illustrated aper wraps. Closed tears to upper edge of wrapper along the spine. Rear cover lightly marked. Some pages uncut. 1921. Limited First Edition [115/550]. Illustrated card cover. 250mm x 200mm (10" x 8"). 94pp. 28 hand-coloured pochoir illustrations by Jessie M. King. Limited edition with binding by Parisian bookbinder Rene Kieffer (1875-1964); beautiful hand-coloured illustrations by the renowned Scottish illustrator Jessie M. King (1875-1949). The delicate drawings for this book were prepared during Jessie's sojourn in Paris. They are reproduced using the stencilling technique known as pochoir, which gives the colours a great clarity. The book was printed by Rene Kieffer who was well known in Paris for his innovative book designs and techniques. .
  • Bookseller: Barter Books Ltd GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: j5413a
  • Title: L'Habitation Forcée [A Forced Habitation]
  • Author: Kipling, Rudyard; King, Jessie M [illus]
  • Format/binding: Illustrated card cover
  • Book condition: Used - G : in good condition with illustrated aper wraps. Closed tears to upper edge of wrapper along the spine. Rear cover lightly mar
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: Limited First Edition [115/550]
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: René Kieffer
  • Place: Paris
  • Date published: 1921
  • Keywords: Illustrated Books, Cornucopia - Books for Gifts
  • Bookseller catalogs: Illustrated Books;

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