Filles et Garçons: Scènes de la Ville et des Champs; Anatole France; illustrations de M.B. de Monvel. Anatole France.
Filles et Garçons: Scènes de la Ville et des Champs; Anatole France; illustrations de M.B. de Monvel
Filles et Garçons: Scènes de la Ville et des Champs; Anatole France; illustrations de M.B. de Monvel

Filles et Garçons: Scènes de la Ville et des Champs; Anatole France; illustrations de M.B. de Monvel

Paris: Librairie Hachette, 1919. Boutet de Monvel, Louis-Maurice. Hardcover. [4], 25, [3] p.: many in-text illustrations, 12 leaves of color plates; 29 cm. Orange cloth spine; yellow paper over boards with color illustrations on both boards. Gravure de Guillaume frères. Imprimerie de l'Édition et de l'Industrie. "Hachette & Cie." on front board. No date of publication given; the Hachette publishing company began using Librairie Hachette rather than Hachette & Cie. in 1919. This has Librairie Hachette on the title page, but Hachette & Cie. on the cover, indicating it was probably published in 1919 or soon thereafter. Small circular price label of "7f." on front fixed endpaper. Originally published as the last 10 of the 19 scenes in Nos Enfants (Paris: Hachette, 1887; the first 9 scenes were also separately published, under the title Nos Enfants). The stories about children by Anatole France (1844-1924) are charmingly illustrated by Louis-Maurice Boutet de Monvel (1851-1813). In Very Good- Condition: cover is soiled; ends of spine just starting to fray; corners rubbed; pages and plates are clean and bright. Very Good -. Item #002933

Price: $48.00

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