Ulysses. James Joyce.
Ulysses
Ulysses
Ulysses

Ulysses

Matisse, Henri. Hard Cover. New York: Limited Editions Club, 1935. First Thus. Near Fine.


Introduction by Stuart Gilbert. Illustrated by Henri Matisse. First edition thus, number 418 of 1500 copies signed by Matisse. Illustrated with six original soft-ground etchings and 20 reproductions of preliminary drawings by Matisse. Quarto, 735 pp. Publisher's brown cloth, clock design by Leroy H. Appleton gilt stamped and embossed in bas-relief to front board, titles and decorations gilt stamped and embossed to spine, speckled top edge of text block; in publisher's cream slipcase, titles and decorations in brown to spine. Light spotting to text block fore edge, else fine; very good or better slipcase with some wear to edges and a bit of soiling to spine and edges. Overall, a gorgeous copy of a unique book, an important collaborative effort between Joyce and Matisse. Slocum & Cahoon A22.


Item #JJ039

Price: $5,500.00