Title Tropique Du Cancer
Edition Limited Edition
Publisher Paris Deux-Rives 1947
Seller ID 104-3767
Number 514 of an edition limited to 750 copies. Unbound signatures in a pictorial red and black-stamped portfolio in a beige chemise (gilt-stamped) and slipcase: all as issued. Quarto. 396pps., with 24 full-color lithographs and numerous smaller illustrations printed in brown. Also a thirteen page Preface, 'Le Lyrisme de Henry Miller,' by Henri Fluchere. First Edition with this artwork. All signatures and the portfolio are in Fine condtion, clean and bright. The chemise is Near Fine with a couple of small scratches. The slipcase, having taken whatever wear there is, is in Very Good condition with moderate rubbing, light soiling, and light edge-chipping; it does appear, however, that the top of the slipcase had at one point been separated and re-glued. In all, a very nice copy of an uncommon item. Text printed on heavy Marais stock. Typography by Marcel Schiffer of Paris, using a Baskerville font. Purchase with confidence: all books, gradings, and descriptions are rendered the care of a genuine bibliophile. Satisfaction guaranteed or all costs you've incurred will be promptly refunded. Thanks for your interest in Nooks Of Books. To assist with your decision, photos can be emailed upon request.
HENRY MILLER TROPIC OF CANCER TROPIQUE DU FIRST EDITIONS LIMITED AMERICAN LITERATURE FICTION 1940S PARIS FRANCE FRENCH LANGUAGE BOOKS AUTOBIOGRAPHY MEMOIRS JOURNALS COLLECTIBLE NOVELS