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The Adventures Of King Pausole

By Louys, Pierre





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LES AVENTURES DU ROI PAUSOLE (The Adventures of King Pausole)

Louys, Pierre

Paris, France: G. & R. Briffaut, 1924. Hardcover. Good. Size=8"x11". 150 COLOR Illustrations. (full book description) G. & R. Briffaut, Paris, France, 1924. Limited Edition Good+, Hard Cover, No Dust Jacket. Size=8"x11", 301pgs. 150 COLOR Illustrations. Limited Edition copy #297 of 925 copies on laid paper numbered 76 to 1000. Black leather spine & red boards. Leather worn & cracked along front spine edge, o.w. clean, bright & tight. No ink names, bookplates, etc. Contents in Fine condition. COLOR Illustrations are beautiful? Text in French. Spine is fair, boards are VG+. [Limited Editions; French Text] SELLING WORLDWIDE SINCE 1987. WE ALWAYS PACK WITH GREAT CARE!

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The Adventures of King Pausole

Louys, Pierre

London. (c. 1925) Bound in gilt accented paper over boards. Gilt titles and decorations to spine. 8vo. Privately Printed in a strictly Limited edition for members of The Society of Sophisticates. Fabulously illustrated in the Art Deco Style by nine faux gilt-foil upon black tipped in plates. Spider web tissue guards. A fabulous compendium of pure, erotic Art Deco plates. Corners moderately bumped. Covers slightly sunned. A Near Fine copy in chipped, Good dustwrapper.

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ADVENTURES OF KING PAUSOLE

LOUYS, Pierre

LONDON, FORTUNE, 1924, 1924. #84/1125 ON HANDMADE PAPER; DJ VERY GOOD. Hardcover.

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THE ADVENTURES OF KING PAUSOLE

Louys, Pierre

The PIerre Louys Society - privated Printed, 1926. Limited, #611/990. 327 pages. Frontispiece illustrated with nice color plate. 9 more colorful illustrations in text. Pages good condition. Foredges lighly foxed. Deckle edges. Endpapers very lighlty yellowed at edges. BLue cloth, gilt illustration on uper cover. Gilt title and faded gilt illustration on spine. Head/tail of spine, edges and corner worn and bumped. Covers show light wear. VG. Limited Edition. Hard Cover. Illus. by Tice, Clara.

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The Adventures of King Pausole

Pierre Louys

Not Listed: Privately Printed For Members of the Society Of Sophisticates, Ca, 1926 . Privately Printed For Members in a Strictly Limited Edition. Hardcover. Good. Written by Pierre Louys ( 1870 - 1925 ) French poet, novelist, and writer, founder of a Review called " La Conque " in which Regnier, Gide and Valery were contributors. His lyrics, based on a Greek form, appeared in " Astarte " in 1901, and were considered masterpieces of style. Other popular novels followed.... With tipped-in , spider-webb-patterned tissue coverings on the nine ,exotic and sensuous gilt on black backgound plates, by Lotan Weshans. " King Pausole has a wife for each day of the year...." . In 4 Books, 40 chapters total, with chapter one beginning : In Which King Pausole is Conronted for the First Time by the Uncertanties of Existence....etc. Basis for opera in 3 acts, with music by Honneger. through to : Wherein Our Hero Fulfills His Romantic Duty by Falling in Love.... etc. Silver spider webb design on green covers, Black binding with gilt design and lettering on spine ( 6 3/8 X 9 1/2 X 1 3/8 ) 305 pages. Gilt fore edge. Deckeled, smudgy, outer and bottom edges. Book weighs 2 1/4 pounds. Scarce and strictly limited, privately-printed edition. .Spider webb pictorial owner book mark on inside of front cover. sku 2036

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The Adventures of King Pausole

Louys, Pierre; translated by Charles Hope Lumley; drawings by Beresford Egan

Paris: Fortune Press, [1929]. Hardcover. Near fine condition. One of 1200 numbered copies. Bound in quarter blue cloth and marbled boards with the spine stamped in gilt. Tears to the corners. Uncut.

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The Adventures Of King Pausole.

Louÿs, Pierre

Paris: The Fortune Press, n.d.. Hardcover. Fine Condition. Translated by Charles Hope Lumley. Illustrated by Beresford Egan. One of 1125 numbered copies. Bound in navy blue cloth spine with title stamped in gilt, marbled paper covered boards.

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The Adventures of King Pausole

Louys, Pierre

n.p.: The Society of Sophisticates, 1927. First edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Large 8vo. 304pp. Black cloth spine, gilt lettering and design; green gold-veined paper boards. Top edge gilt. Illustrated with VIII tipped-in illustrations printed in black on gold paper and tipped onto heavy black mounts, creating quite striking appearance. The illustrations are signed "L. Welshans -- 27". A fine copy with only a trace of edge wear; uncut. The dustwrapper has a trace of sunning on the spine else is fine as well.

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ADVENTURES OF KING PAUSOLE

Louys, Pierre

SOCIETY OF SOPHISTICATES. G/G MYLAR. DJ/BOOK EDGEWORN. DJ TORN AT CORNERS. LTD EDITION. PRIVATELY PRINTED FOR THE SOPHISTS. MILDLY EROTIC. .

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The Adventures of King Pausole

Louys, Pierre

Private Printing. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. N.D.. Limited Edition. Hardcover. "Privately printed in a strictly limited edition for members of the Society of Sophisticates." Illustrations are in black and gold. Ships same or next business day. Spine is slightly skewed and loose, moderate edge wear, tiny rubs on spine ends, small rubs on corners, front board slightly turns up near fore-edge, foxing on fore-edge, tear on fore-edge of page 305 held together with tape. Pages are clean. Dust jacket has normal edge and shelf wear, 1-inch tear on head edge of front cover, small chips by top right corner of front cover, small tears on spine ends and head edge of back cover, lightly tanned, age spotting on back cover. ; Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 305 pages .

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The Adventures of King Pausole

Louys, Pierre translated by Charles Hope Lumley

New York: Privately Printed For William Godwin. 1933. Cloth spine faded, some soil and rubbed spots to slipcase, bookplate present, else a very clean and tight copy, VG. ; 8vo, purple cloth with silver stamped female figure on front cover, silver spine lettering, 312pp. , paper covered cardboard slipcase, color frontispiece and other erotic illustrations by Beresford Egan. .

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THE ADVENTURES OF KING PAUSOLE

Louys, Pierre

no place, no date. "Privated printed in a strictly limited edition for members of the Society of Sopisticates.". Hardcover sm 4to. 305p. Numerous gilt and black illustrations mounted on black stock with tissue guards. Text clean and binding secure (tiny tear in paper on front inner hinge.) Somewhat erotic bookplate of Peter Nikkels. Green and gilt boards with black cloth spine. Good. in poor to fair DJ-dj chipped and quite worn. .

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THE ADVENTURES OF KING PAUSOLE

Louys, Pierre

NY: William Godwin Inc, 1933. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Type: Book A satire story of a king who had 365 wives, one for every day of the year. Burgandy covers with silver decoration on front cover and silver lettering on spine. 312 pages. The book is in excellent readable condition. There are No Marks, No Underlining, and No Writing in the text. Includes some wonderful Risque color illustrations.

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The Adventures of King Pausole

Pierre Louys

William Godwin, 1933. Rose cloth, silver impressed illustration of nude woman. Spine sunned. 312 pages, 5 colour plates.. 1st Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Beresford Egan. 8vo - 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.

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The Adventures of King Pausole

Louys, Pierre

New York: William Godwin, 1933. hb. Maroon cloth, silver lettering on spine, 8vo, 312 pp. Privately printed, illustrated by Beresford Egan, translated by Charles Hope Lumley. Owner's name ffep, no other marks in book, binding tight. Covers show some edge wear, fraying top and bottom of spine. Book condition VG-.

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The Adventures of King Pausole

Louys, Pierre Translated by Charles Hope Lumley

privately printed for william godwin. Used - Good. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside.

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Price: $13.45