First edition. Quarto. 17 pages. Wrappers. An ancient Georgian legend which the translator took from a French version privately printed in Paris in 1900 by Baron de Baye. Of a total edition of 800 copies this is one of 300 numbered copies with six original engravings printed by hand by Edouard Léon from the drawings of Cléo Béclémicheff. One of the images has offset onto the facing page. Very good indeed. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Beauty - A Legend of Georgia.
Publisher: Stendhal, Paris.
Publication Date: 1932
Book Description Stendhal & Co, Paris, 1932. Paperback. Condition: Good. Limited ed. 1932. Limited number 68 of 300. Wraps, 8vo. in remains of glassine dust jacket. 16pp. illustrated by Cleo Bechlemicheff. Good. Tattered remains of dj laid in. Toning to wraps, contents loose in wraps. Stain to last several pp. Contents remain bright and unmarked. Digital images available upon request. Seller Inventory # z011133
Book Description Stendahl & Co., Paris, 1932. Paper. Condition: Good. Cleo Beclemicheff (illustrator). edition of 300 copies, with 6 original engravings by Cleo Beclemicheff, inscribed by Bell Carrington, several of the tissue guards are torn and heavily chipped, otherwise a good copy. Inscribed by Author(s). Seller Inventory # 024113
Book Description Stendahl & Co, Paris, 1932. Béclémicheff, Cleo. No. 294 of 300 copies with the engravings (total edition of 800). Illustrated By Cléo Béclémicheff. 6 engraved plates by Edouard Léon after drawings by Béclémicheff. 1 vols. 4to. Inscribed on the flyleaf by the author in 1939. Original wrappers with engraving on upper cover after Béclémicheff. Wrappers very slightly soiled, otherwise a very nice copy Illustrated By Cléo Béclémicheff. 6 engraved plates by Edouard Léon after drawings by Béclémicheff. 1 vols. 4to No. 294 of 300 copies with the engravings (total edition of 800). Seller Inventory # 59404
Book Description Paris: Stendhal & Co., ., 1932. Hardcover. Dust Jacket Included. 4to. pp. 16. 7 engravings (front cover & 6 plates with tissue guards); engraved & printed by Edouard Léon after drawings by Béclémicheff. wrs. glassine dw. (chipped). plain paper slipcase (extremities worn). Limited Edition of 800 numbered copies, the first 300 having engraved plates, of which this is no. 65. Seller Inventory # IRRauCAR26