Le Grand Silence Blanc Illustrations en couleurs d'André Collot.
Paris: Aux Éditions Arc-En-Ciel, 1944. Text in French. Haunting colour frontis stencil illustration, plus 40 others in text. Limited to 1000 copies of which this is one of 963 copies on vellum. This is # 795. 285 x 230 mm (11¼ x 9 inches). In a very good condition, with just a few spots of foxing. This novel centres around the experiences of the narrator-traveller en route to the Klondyke and Alaska at the time of the great gold rush. A story of physical and moral solitude in the face of the vastness and hostility of the Far North; where the relationship between man and his dog is of great significance.