Paris: Editions Emile-Paul Freres, 1927. Limited Edition, #HC/225. Quarto; VG-; housed in original wraps inside original chemise inside original box, chemise and box falling apart but present; gatherings partially disbound, but all present; Edition limited to 225 numbered copies, of which this one is numbered 'HC'; illustrated with 20 original etchings out of text (5 lithographs, of which one is in color, and 15 etchings, of which one in color); shelved case 11.
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Original edition of 20 texts of this important work on the city of Paris, written by Paul Valéry, Roger Allard, Francis Carco, Colette, Jean Cocteau, Tristan Dereme, R. Escholier, Georges Duhamel, Jean Giraudoux, Max Jacob, Edmond Jaloux, Jacques Lacretelle, Valery Larbaud, Paul Morand, Pierre Mac Orlan, Andre Salmon, Charles Vildrac, Jean-Louis Vaudoyer, André Warnod and André Suarès.;
Illustrations engraved by artists of the School of Paris: Bonnard, Dunoyer de Segonzac, Foujita, Laurencin, Matisse, Rouault, Utrillo, Van Dongen, Ceria, Daragnès, Hermine David, Falké, Chas-Laborde, Marquet, Charles Martin, Moreau, Oberle, Pascin, Vlaminck and Henry de Waroquier;