La Plus Vieille Histoire du Monde. Francoise Seignobosc.

La Plus Vieille Histoire du Monde.

1930. Paris: Paul Dumas, [circa 1930].

Small 4to., 8 x 9”, 15 linen leaves, with pinking shear top- and bottom-edges, illustrated in color using pochoir method of printing, disbound. Some minor stains where it was once bound with string, otherwise very good.

§ The story is the first chapter of Genesis, written in French, illustrated in a charming, child-like style in chromatic shades of red, blue, green, and yellow. The book was written and illustrated by “Francoise” (1897-1961), which is the professional pseudonym for the world-famous French children’s book author and illustrator, Francoise Seignobosc. This book is considered one of her masterpieces. Item #107020

Price: $450.00

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