Gérard de Nerval Poésies
Beautiful private binding on the Leiter-Nypels bibliophile edition of Gérard de Nerval Poésies (=pseudonym of Gérard la Brunie).
Maastricht: Leiter-Nypels, 1920.
4to., unpag. (48 pp.). Printed in a limited edition of 90 copies, this no. 7.
Printed in red and black in the Gravure by Charles Nypels. The second book printed by Nypels.
In full morocco, with 5 raised bands and gilt lettering on the spine. Top edge gilt, all board edges with double gilt ruling. Marbled endpapers, gilt decorated inner dentelles. Original wrappers bound in. Binding signed: Yseux sr. de Thierry-Simier.
*Van Laar 2. The monogram on the front cover of the wrapper is attributed to Nypels.
In very good condition, the spine a little faded.