La rue du chat-qui-pęche
Place Published: Gand
Publisher: Snoeck-Ducaju & Fils
Date Published: 1947
Edition: First edition thus
Book Id: 43026
349pp. Large Quarto [29.5 cm] Loose gatherings (as issued) in a folder within stamped decorative boards with green cloth hinges and the title on bacsktrip in black. Housed in card stock slipcase with with green cloth extremities. Both slipcase and boards are cracked at the spine. Internally fine.
Includes 10 full-page and 26 half-page woodcuts by Masereel, all two color (black, with various 2nd colors). French translation by Denise van Moppés of A halászó macska uccája. Number 945 of 1000 on La Hulpe watermarked vellum paper. Signed by the three contributors on the limitation page.