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Marionnettes et Marionnettistes de France... Tableau Général de l'activité des… by  André Charles GERVAIS - Hardcover - 1947. - from Sylco bvba livres anciens - antiquarian books (SKU: 2077)

Marionnettes et Marionnettistes de France... Tableau Général de l'activité des Manipulateurs de Poupées, Précédé de propos sur la Marionnette et d'une Grammaire elémentaire de Manipulation, et suivi d'une BIBLIOGRAPHIE DES MARIONNETTES Imprimés de langue française et documents annexes [vignette]

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Marionnettes et Marionnettistes de France... Tableau Général de l'activité des Manipulateurs de Poupées, Précédé de propos sur la Marionnette et d'une Grammaire elémentaire de Manipulation, et suivi d'une BIBLIOGRAPHIE DES MARIONNETTES Imprimés de langue française et documents annexes [vignette]

by GERVAIS, André Charles

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Paris,: Bordas,, 1947.. 184, XCII, [iv] pp. 4to (23 x 28 cm.). Bound in simili leather, spine gilt letterd, original printed front wrapper bound in. Title printed in red and black. With 20 illustrations in the text, numerous vignettes, and ca. 175 photographs printed on 128 pages coated paper. The standard work on the subject. The first 60 pages are devoted to some technical aspects, i..a. the construction of a puppet theatre, manupulations, etc. The ollowing 128 pages are a splendid iconograph and description of he most famus French marionnettistes, there theatres and puppets.The concluding 92 pages are great bibliography.-- (The lower part of p. 133/34 has a tear over 10 cm. repaired with scotch).

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Bookseller's Inventory #
2077
Title
Marionnettes et Marionnettistes de France... Tableau Général de l'activité des Manipulateurs de Poupées, Précédé de propos sur la Marionnette et d'une Grammaire elémentaire de Manipulation, et suivi d'une BIBLIOGRAPHIE DES MARIONNETTES Imprimés de langue française et documents annexes [vignette]
Author
GERVAIS, André Charles
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Hardcover
Publisher
Bordas,
Place of Publication
Paris,
Date Published
1947.
Keywords
puppets puppet-show punch-and-Judy show marionnettes puppet theatre marionnettenspel marionnetten theatre guignol guignols theatre de marionnettes polichinelle cabotins marionnettistes poppenkast folklore bibliography dramatic arts
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Fine and rare books in the fields of science, medicine, technology and the applied arts. Old fashioned printed catalogues and lists available on request.A note on binding conservation. All our ancient leather bindings are carefully cleaned with Brecknell's leather soap, and when needed, treated with hydroxypropylcellulose (in the case of dry leather). Finally we protect the leather with \"Cire 213\", the ultimate binding conservation wax developed by the BNF (Bibliothque nationale de France).

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