Auguste Rodin: Pris sur la Vie
1903 · Paris, France
by Cladel, Judith
Paris, France: Editions de la Plume, 1903. First. Octavo; VG/no-DJ paperback; Glassine-protected grey-ish spine with black text; Covers age-toned, otherwise generally clean, publisher's insignia printed on tail corner of back cover, glassine wrap has shelfwear and edgewear as well as evidence of foxing on front cover and spine, some chipping along edges but generally intact except for spine, 1.75" curved closed tear at tail of spine that angles towards tail edge of back cover, chipping along spine, .25" open tear at head of spine exposing signatures; Textblock darkened by age otherwise clean, light foxing in a few localized areas, signature loose at page 16, otherwise signatures are tighter than expected for a text thus aged, all edges deckled, black mark along fore edge; pp 113.
Rare copy of an early Rodin biography. 1262907. FP New Rockville Stock. (Inventory #: 1262907)