(New York, 1962): George Braziller, Inc. First America Edition. Tall Quarto. Item #022159
210pp., (1)pp. colophon. Translated from the French by Elaine Desautels. The two original lithographs by Chagall were transferred to the stones by Charles Sorlier and printed under Chagall’s direction by Mourlot Freres. Text and notes by Jean Leymarie. Previous owner's inscription dated Christmas, 1962. A near fine copy bound in red cloth lettered in gilt, spine lettering gilt, in unclipped pictorial dust jacket with tiny edge tear to front panel and just a bit of rubbing to upper edges. Very nice.