Boris Grigoriev: Boui Bouis“, 1924.

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25th October 2017, 15:00
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€ 300

With Text by C. Farrère, S. Makowsky, B. Schloezer. Translated from Russian and French to German by R. von Walter. Limited edition (No 480/500).

Petropolis Verlag A.G. / Razum Verlag Berlin.

Typography:  Sinaburg & Co GmbH, Alte Jakobsstraße 129, Berlin.

31,5 x 24,5 cm; 61 pp. Rebound in modern half-leather, marbled paper on boards, all edges stained. Saved publisher’s wrappers.

The edition contains frontispiece and 27 plates with phototype illustrations of “boui bouis” by B. Grigoriev. Illustrations depict visitors of  low quality drinking establishment where the main characters are sailors, dockers and prostitutes. Complete copy. In very good condition.