Hop Frog - Lithographies originales de Anne Velghe Extrait de Nouvelles Historires Extraordinaires.
Bruxelles: Les Editions 'Le Creuset'. First printing of this edition. Hardcover. Fine. Text by Edgar Allan Poe translated into French by Charles Baudelaire with original lithographs by Anne Velghe. Solander box (407 x 302mm) velour-covered and stamped in gilt on the spine and upper panel. The unbound 4pp sections are loosely held in a vellum wrapper. The illustrations by Anne Velghe are printed directly from the lithographic stone. The edition was limited to 360 numbered copies of which nos. 151-350 are "bound" in red velour solander boxes. 407 by 302mm (16 by 12 inches).
Condition: Beautiful condition, with fractional handling only.