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Histoire du Chevalier de Grieux et de Manon Lescaut by Abbé Prévost (illus. Paul-Emile BECAT )

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Paris. Le Vasseur, 1941. In-4. 233pp. Well presented illustrated edition of the classic Manon Lescaut, with full-page coloured plate and 20 half-page coloured engravings by Paul-Emile Bécat, specialist in gentle eroticism! Limited edition of 475 copies - this copy no. 464, with the additional attraction of a SIGNED PRESENTATION INSCRIPTION from the artist on the limitation page. Unbound, as isssued, in printed wraps, card chemise and matching slipcase. Spine of chemise a trifle marked and slipcase a bit soiled; otherwise in near fine condition with unopened pages. ** Orné de 21 gravures en couleurs sous serpentes de Paul-Emile Bécat, dont une à pleine page et 20 à mi-page dans le texte. Tirage à 475 exemplaires - ici le numéro 464 avec petit envoi et signature de l'artiste sur la page de justification. En feuilles sous couverture rempliée et double emboîtage. Dos de la chemise taché et quelques salissures à l'étui - sinon très bon exemplaire, quelques pages non coupées.
Histoire du Chevalier de Grieux et de Manon Lescaut by Abbé Prévost (illus. Paul-Emile BECAT ) French Books/Livres en Français by illustrator > BECAT
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