Item #109638 MADAME EDWARDA. Pierre Angelique, Georges Bataille.

MADAME EDWARDA.

Paris: Jean-Jacques Pauvert, 1956. Publisher’s binding of blue imitation felt, pink labels printed in
white. Sunning to spine and upper edges, else very good.

Item #109638

8vo. 81pp. Preface de Georges Bataille [and a Note de l’éditeur by Pauvert]. No. 576 of 1500 copies. First openly published edition of Bataille's classic, though still attributed to 'Pierre Angelique.' (Bataille cheekily provides a preface under his own name). From the library of Patrick J. Kearney, with his small name sticker at the bottom of the front pastedown.

Price: $125.00