Original wrappers, 10 x 7-1/2 inches, fine copy, in publisher's clamshell case. Illustrated with five etchings after drawings by Jean Deyrolle (1911-1967). One of 150 numbered copies on Rives paper, from a total edition of 175 (plus 17 h.c.), signed by Beckett and with the Deyrolle studio stamp. Preface by the publisher Georges Richar explaining the project and Beckett's choice, after Deyrolle's death, of the five drawings to be used for the etchings. Bookseller Inventory #
Publication Date: 1970
Illustrator: Jean Deyrolle
Edition: First edition.
Book Description 1970. First edition. Oblong 4to., original wrappers. Paris, Georges Richer. With five etchings by Louis Maccard after drawings by Jean Deyrolle. Number 92 of 150 numbered copies on Rives paper, signed by Beckett and with the Deyrolle studio stamp. Original card prospectus loosely inserted. A fine copy in publisher's sand-coloured cloth clamshell slipcase. Seller Inventory # 217437