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    Jean Cocteau. Dessins. Paris: Librairie Stock Delamain, Boutelleau & Cie., 1923. First edition, one of 400 numbered copies signed by Cocteau.

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    Jean Cocteau. Dessins. Paris: Librairie Stock Delamain, Boutelleau & Cie., 1923. First edition, one of 400 numbered copies on Lafuma wove paper, of an edition of 575 (with another 50 "hors commerce"), signed by Cocteau on a special limitation page bound in front. Quarto. 270 pages. Includes caricature-style portraits of Erik Satie, Georges Auric, Stravinsky, Dostoevsky, Freud, Einstein, Pablo Picasso, et al. Contemporary half-calf and marbled boards. Boards worn at the edges; spine worn and scuffed, joints tender. Contents toned a bit, slightly more so on the endpapers, else a sound copy in very good condition.



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    April, 2012
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