Un Coeur Simple. Gustave Flaubert.

Un Coeur Simple

London: Eragny Press, 1901. Pissarro, Lucien. First edition thus. Hardcover. 113 pages 10.5 x 10.5 cm. Limited edition, one of 226 copies, sold by Hacon & Ricketts. Wood engraved first two leaves by Lucien Pissarro engraved by Esther Pissarro. Roderick Cave in THE PRIVATE PRESS notes, "But though Pissarro had learned much of typography from Ricketts they were no means imitations of the Vale manner, Eragny books had a charm and freshness quite unlike anything found in the work of any other private press." Slight toning to front and rear free endapers. In hand crafted clam shell box by Laurie Bolger, Conservation Librarian, University Club Library, New York. Orig. beige cloth spine, gray boards, front cover paper label. Fine in navy clam shell, paper spine label. Fine. Item #21236

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