Chansons et poésies lyriques. Illustrations de Aug. Donnay et Arm. Rassenfosse. Nicolas Defrecheux.

Chansons et poésies lyriques. Illustrations de Aug. Donnay et Arm. Rassenfosse

Liège: Aug. Bénard, 1895. Paperback. Small 8vo, pp. 243, [1]; black and white portrait frontispiece, facsimiles, 32 vignettes printed in tan and orange; original red and tan pictorial wrappers, endpapers a bit toned, fairly expert restoration to top upper cover edge and lower corner, else Very Good. Blue slip signed by the author laid in. OCLC locates one copy in North America, at Yale.

The collected poetry and prose of one of the leading men of letters in the Wallonian dialect of the 19th century. Illustrated by two of the principal illustrators at the Bénard press, where they would galvanize the movement towards commercial avant-garde art at the end of the 19th and beginning of the 20th centuries. Near fine. Item #3

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