Erotica - Denise by Aurélien Scholl
  • Erotica - Denise by Aurélien Scholl
  • Erotica - Denise by Aurélien Scholl
  • Erotica - Denise by Aurélien Scholl
  • Erotica - Denise by Aurélien Scholl
  • Erotica - Denise by Aurélien Scholl
  • Erotica - Denise by Aurélien Scholl

Denise by Aurélien Scholl

€200.00

GRIVAZ, E., Illustrator. Scholl, Aurélien, Author.

Denise.

Paris: Ed. Rouveyre et G. Blond, 1884.

[GRIVAZ, E., Illustrator]. Scholl, Aurélien, Author. Denise. Paris: Ed. Rouveyre et G. Blond, 98, Rue de Richelieu. [1884].

Limited first published edition. Second issue, after one of 100 numbered copies on Japon paper. Large octavo (23.5 x 16 cm). Full scarlet calf binding with gilt frame of 1 filet. Bookmark. Top edge sprinkled. Original wrappers bound-in. 47 charming Illustrations in colour and black & white by Grivaz, engraved by Arents. Tiniest bit of foxing and tanning on some pages, bound-in wrappers tanned, otherwise a near fine copy.

French poem, whose sale of the first edition of Denise (with the subtitle "bourgeois historiette") in 1857 was forbidden by the authorities of the Second French Republic because of "rather sharp passages".

[Item #00167]

Success! Feel free to continue shopping or head to your cart .

Sale

Unavailable

Sold Out