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Lot 1051: Apollinaire, G., Fleuret, F. and Perceau, L.

Books: Erotica, Scatology, Old and rare books

Platinum House

by Bubb Kuyper: Auctioneers of Books, Graphic Art & Manuscripts

November 27, 2012

Haarlem, Netherlands

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Description: Apollinaire, G., Fleuret, F. and Perceau, L. L'enfer de la Bibliothèque Nationale. Icono-bio-bibliographie descriptive, critique et raisonnée (...). Paris, Mercure de France, 1913, 1st ed., 415,(1)p., sl. later gilt hmor., orig. wr. pres. - Htitle browned. Spine sl. faded. = Deakin 1: "The Enfer, as may be expected, consists mostly of French books, and is particularly rich in French erotic poetry of all periods. An invaluable book." AND 3 others in 5 vols.: P. PIA, Les Livres de l'Enfer du XVIeme siècle à nos jours (Paris, 1978, 2 vols., printed in 900 numb. copies (800), orig. unif. wr.); G. BOUDAR (ed.), Catalogue de la biliothèque de Guillaume Apollinaire (Ibid., 1983/ 1987, 2 vols., orig. unif. wr.) and M.-F. QUIGNARD and R.-J. SECKEL (ed.), L'Enfer de la Bibliothèque. Éros au secret (Ibid., 2007, (col.) ills., orig. wr.).

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