Neuchâtel: Collection Artistes Suisses / Éditions a la Baconnière, 1941. Softback cream coloured covers with a sepia illustration to front. Limited edition # 32 of 600 copies printed on vergé teinté. Signed dedication to front by Cavalleris, dated 1941. Beautifully illustrated with woodcut frontispiece, and 41 other full page woodcut plates. Introduction by René de Cérenville. Text in French. 194 pages. 220 x 180 mm (8¾ x 7 inches). Also includes insertions of two artists signed coloured woodcut engraved cards. One from the series "Storia della mela" reads: Che ogni gemma dia un fiore ed ogni fiore un frutto; e' l'augourio di (Patocchi's signature in pen). The other is signed once in pencil to the front by Patocchi, and has a dedication in pen by Patocchi to the verso dated 1966. It reads: Auguri fervidi ricambia (Patocchi's signature in pen).
Condition: Covers are very lightly soiled / handled. Inside the book is spotless, aside from the dedication by Cavalleris to the front free endpaper.