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(Decorative Binding, G. Crette)

Auction:
2526B
Lot:
512
Sold for:
$178$150

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2526B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 14, 2010 11:00AM

Description:

(Decorative Binding, G. Crette), France, Anatole (1844-1924), The Revolt of Angels, London: John Lane The Bodley Head Limited, 1928, with illustrations by Frank C. Pape, full gilt tooled crushed navy blue morocco with Art Deco red starburst and arrow onlay, with iridescent blue moire dublures, embossed binder's mark "Crette succ. de Marius Michel," slipcased, 8vo, (rebacked, spine wear and dryness, gutters strengthened).
Estimate $300-400

Keywords

France, Frank C. Pape, John Lane, Marius Michel, London, The Bodley Head Limited, Art Deco, Binder, Bookbinding, Starburst

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