Intimate Journals

By: Baudelaire, Charles; Christopher Isherwood (trans.) & TS Eliot (intro)

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Book Condition: Very Good+ in Good dust jacket


Text in English, [8] leaves of Portraits, Plates. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 126 pages; 1st english language edition. #494 of 650 hand numbered copies of the 1st printing. (copies numbered 401-650 were distributed in the US by Random House) Sound neat copy. Bright blue cloth with very bright gilt titling to spine and gilt blocked fascimile authograph of Baudelaire on cover board. Top edge gilt, other edges uncut. Retains most of the rare original glassine dust wrapper; only a 2" wide swath missing across the lower edge of the upper board and spine. 2 short strips of old cellophane applied by original owner to prevent further loss. Illustrated by reproductions of 8 original Baudelaire drawings. Printed on Arches paper. Translated by Christopher Isherwood and with a 19 pp introduction by TS Eliot. Scarce in this edition, rare in the original glassine dust jacket. VG+/G

Title: Intimate Journals

Author Name: Baudelaire, Charles; Christopher Isherwood (trans.) & TS Eliot (intro)

Categories: Modern 1st editions, Poetry, Belle Lettres,

Edition: First Edition Thus; Limited edition

Publisher: London & New York, Blackamore Press & Random House: 1930

Binding: Hard cover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 38625