Lot 97

BRETON, André (1896-1966). Nadja. Paris: NRF, 1928. Original edition, one of the 109 copies reimposed on laid paper.

In-4 (215 x 165 mm). 44 photographic reproductions (included in the pagination). One of the 109 reimposed copies in the format in-quarto tellière on Lafuma-Navarre laid paper with the nrf fiiligree, this one n° V. Binding signed Alix: black morocco, smooth spine, gold lettering and edges, salmon canvas lining, preserved covers and spine, slipcase. Mounted on the first white page are Breton's death announcement with the famous sentence "I seek the gold of time" and a surrealist butterfly "André Breton is dead. Aragon is alive... It's a double misfortune for honest thinking" (if the first notebook is perfectly white, the following ones are slightly tinted).

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