294 pages in text, plus Index of all contributors, literary and artistic. Limited edition, copy 485 of 500, prepared in tribute to the forthcoming Paris World's Fair of 1937. A compendium of literary commentary on the principal Paris sites with black and white engravings accompanying the latter -- ie. Andre Suares piece on "Paris Vu De La Cite," is illustrated by Henri Matisse. Other principal writers: Raymond Escholier, George Duhamel, Jean Giraudoux, Pierre Mac-Orlan, Colette, Paul Claudel et al. Artists include Raul Dufy, Pierre Bonnard, Dunoyer de Segonzac, Vlaminck, Andre Derain, Van Donger, J. Laboureur and others. A total of 31 illustrations all with guard sheets. Some creasing, light dust smudging. Orig. pictorial white wrappers, contents laid-in unbound as issued. Very good in worn cloth chemise and slipcase. Bookseller Inventory # 20509
Title: Paris 1937
Publisher: J.-G. Daragnes Pour La Ville De Paris, Paris
Publication Date: 1937
Edition: First edition.
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