Mademoiselle De Maupin



London: Golden Cockerel Press, 1938.

A Romance by Theophile Gautier. Translated by R. and E. Powys Mathers. Number 144 of 500 copies set in Perpetua type and printed on Van Gelder mould-made paper. Title page printed in blue and black. 10 X 7.5 ins. 286 pp. Quarter bound in white vellum with blue cloth covered boards. Title and cockerel in gilt on spine. T.E.G., others uncut. 8 full page copper engravings by John Buckland Wright. “…we regard it as one of the most successful of our productions – in content, format, and binding”. (Pertelote 131.) A very good copy with occassional foxing.

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