BAUDELAIRE (Charles). Les Fleurs du mal. Spleen et idéal. Tableaux parisiens

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BAUDELAIRE (Charles). Les Fleurs du mal. • Spleen et idéal. (The Flowers of Evil. Spleen and Ideal)•• Tableaux parisiens. Paris, Marcel Sautier, 1947/1948 & 1952.

2 volumes in-4° in sheets, under illustrated covers, chemises and slip cases.
269 lithographs by Édouard GOERG.

Printing of 200 and few EXAMPLES on vellum from Marais, this one n° 162 (tome I).

Tome II is a GOOD EXAMPLE PRINTED FROM FIRST VERSION. Comprising annotations in artist’s manuscript, cut-out collages (pp. 118-119) and double example (illustrated recto on one and verso on other) gathering of pp. 9-12, 13-16, 17-20, 21-24, 25-28, 33-36, 37-40, 49-52, 53-56, 65-68, 69-72, 80-84, 89-92, 97-100, 101-104, 105-108 (these being quadruple, with variations in illustration), 109-112, 113-116, 125-128, 133-136, 137-140, 141-144, 145-148, 149-152, 153-156, 157-160, 161-164, 165-168 & 169-172.

From the library of J. C. Courbin, with ex-libris nameplate.
 

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