Paris: Henri Leclerc, 1922. FIRST EDITION of of this collection of poems by Vaunois, ILLUSTRATED THROUGHOUT WITH ART-NOUVEAU WOOD-ENGRAVINGS BY SIMON-BARBOUX. There are 20 large illustrations and numerous head- and tail-pieces. From a total edition of 230 numbered copies, this is COPY NUMBER 3, ONE OF ONLY 30 ON IMPERIAL JAPAN PAPER, WITH A SECOND SUITE OF THE 20 LARGE ILLUSTRATIONS ON CHINE. Furthermore, this is a PRESENTATION COPY FROM THE AUTHOR, with a signed inscription to Andre Douce and his wife. 4to. Original wraps. Entirely uncut. Slight traces of wear to wraps, else FINE AND BRIGHT. The second suite of the wood-engravings is in a separate folder, as issued. RARE.
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