Paris: Editions de La Montagne, . 1929.
1st Edition. Soft cover. Signed by Author(s). Very Uncommon & important Stein. Numbered & Signed by Stein & Berard.1 of 85 Copies [0f 302 total edition] On Verge Bouffant PaperTraduction et Preface de Georges Hugnet. Portrait de l'auteur par Christian Berard. Tall octavo, 125pp., Decorated cream-coloured stiff wrappers with original glassine & custom fitted stiff Mylar protective outer wrapper. Illustrated with frontispiece portrait of Gertrude Stein by Christian Berard. A superb fine, lovely copy [tiny tear neatly closed]. Contents fresh & clean, partially unopened. First French Edition of selections from Stein's Masterpiece: The Making of Americans. Signed by Gertrude Stein & by Christian Berard. Of the entire edition, only the first 100 copies [all papers] contain the frontispiece portrait of Gertrude Stein by Berard]. Wilson D5c.
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