CHOIX DE POÉSIES. Théophile Gautier.


Paris: Librairie Alphonse Lemerre, 1929. Hardcover. IN FRENCH. Moderate rubbing to spine and board edges. Spine caps with 3, .25" or smaller open tears to top and bottom. Bottom spine cap, 3/8" x .25" open tear. Corners bumped. Front hinge professionally reinforced. Faded gilt top edge. Foxing to front and rear endpapers. Text is brown with age. Very fragile pages. Soft deckle edges. Leather boards with what appears to resemble 3 iron gate hinges with scrolled edges embossed to front. Thin ribbon bookmark in yellow, red, and green attached at headband. Gorgeous green marbled boards. Gilt lettering to spine. 251 pp. VERY GOOD. Item #68608

CHOICE OF POETRIES. This sweet, well-worn book starts out with the poem, Darkness. Others included in this volume are: The Triumph of Petrarch, Spectrum of Pink, The World is Wicked, The Blind, Sleep. The last part of the book is a 17 scene play, Le Tricorne Enchante.

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