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    One of 22 Copies Printed on Special Paper, with an Art Deco Binding by Stroobants

    [Black Sun Press]. Caresse Crosby. Painted Shores. Paris: Editions Narcisse, 1927. First edition, number 4 of only 22 copies printed on Hollande Van Gelder out of a total edition of 246. Quarto. With three beautifully executed pochoir plates from watercolors by François Quelvée. Sumptuously bound in an Art Deco style by Stroobants, with green crushed morocco and green marbled paper over boards with gilt spine titles. Minor edge wear. Sunning to spine. Minor scattered foxing. A near fine copy of a rare title.

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    October, 2013
    17th Thursday
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