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ANTIQUARIAN BOOK

Monna Vanna.

MAETERLINCK (Maurice).

MAETERLINCK (Maurice).

Monna Vanna. Piece en 3 Actes. Illustrée par P. Albert Laurens.

Colour printed title, plates and illustrations; printed in red, blue and black.

Small 4to. [245 x 175 x 35 mm]. [2]ff, 162, [6] pp. Bound by Canape in 1913 (signed in gilt on the front turn-in and dated at the rear) in brown goatskin, the covers with a panel of lighter brown goatskin, onlaid with a repeated knot-work pattern in various shades of brown goatskin, and a small red flower, with a larger flower in the corners, and flanked by blind fillets. The spine divided into six panels, lettered in the second and dated at the foot, the other panels with lighter brown goatskin compartments onlaid with the knot-work pattern and flowers, the turn-ins tooled with gilt fillets and a repeated tool, brown silk doublures and endleaves, gilt edges. Contained in the original paper covered slipcase.
Paris: Imprimé pour la Société du Livre d'Art par l'Imprimerie Nationale, 1907.

No.74 of 130 copies printed for the members of the Societé du Livre d'Art. This copy has the name of Léon Comar, and also his bookplate.

It is an attractive production both inside and out, and in fine condition. With a second bookplate of Henri Barthélemy.

Stock no. ebc3135

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Price: £750

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