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Author: Regnier, Henri De
Title: La Cité des Eaux
Place Published: Paris
Publisher: Auguste Blaizot
Date Published: 1912

207, [2] + 1 ad pp. with 37 plates of etchings by Charles Jouas. (4to), finely bound by René Kieffer in brown morocco ornately decorated in gilt, spine with raised bands and gilt decorated compartments, marbled endpapers, etchings on pastedowns, top edge gilt; housed in decorative cloth slipcase. No. 198 of 260 numbered copies. First Edition.

Henri-François-Joseph de Régnier was a French symbolist poet, considered one of the most important of France during the early 20th century. Scarce volume of his work accompanied by striking etchings by Charles Jouas, wonderfully bound by René Kieffer.


Slight wear to slipcase; a bit of rubbing to extremities; front hinge cracked with front free endpaper nearly detached, interior otherwise solid; very good.

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