(DE BOSSCHERE,JEAN)illus. THE CLOSED DOOR written and illustrated by De Bosschere, trans. by F.S. Flint. London & NY: John Lane 1917. 8vo (6 x 9"), dark grey cloth, 131p., scattered foxing else VG-Fine. 1st edition. Featuring 16 unusual Art Deco plates (including frontis portrait). Following the interesting 29 page introduction by May Sinclair, the text of the book is in both French and English. Featuring 16 unusual monochrome Art Deco plates and many striking black illustrations in text. This was de Bosschere's last book. This copy has British novelist High Walpole's bookplate and printed monogram on endpapers.

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Price: $150.00

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