1928 · Paris
Total edition 205 copies: 30 specially printed on Van Gelder as this destined for particular subscriber with their names printed on the justification page. 175 regular copies. Previously published in 1927 for the Amis de Lucien Kra reportedly in 15 copies.
Slim quarto. Contemporary binding of half morocco & marbled boards initialled A.S.H. at the bottom of the spine. Spine slightly worn and faded. Original gray wrappers bound in.
Jean Royčre (b.1871, d 1956) poet and critic was a disciple of Mallarme, He founded of an important post-Symbolist periodical La Phalange (1906). Royčre published several collections of poetry, as well as collected essays and critic studies. (Inventory #: 1308)