Sylvia Beach 1887-1962.
Book ID: 67555
Sylvia Beach 1887-1962. Mercure de France, 1963. First Edition. Glazed card covers printed in red, portrait photo of Beach to upper cover. Wrappers bound in half black morocco, marbled boards. Raised bands with title lettered in gilt to spine. A fine bright copy.
One of 1400 copies printed.
A collection of twenty-one remembrances of Sylvia Beach illustrated with some wonderful photographs.
Features contributions in English by T.S. Eliot, Marianne Moore, Bryher, Jackson Mathews, Archibald Macleish, Allen Tate, Gertrude Stein, James Joyce, Janet Flanner, Malcolm Cowley, Leslie Katz and others as well as pieces in French by several French writers.
A nice gift copy.