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RIMBAUD, Arthur.

A Season in Hell.

Done into English with an Introduction by George Frederic Lees.

London: The Fortune Press, [1932] Stock Code: 148025
£350.00
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First edition in English, first impression, number 537 of 600 copies only. First published in 1873, this prose poem was finished in a frenzy after the break-up of Rimbaud's relationship with Verlaine who shot him with a revolver in the summer of that year. Copies in such good condition and in the jacket are rare.

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Description

Octavo. Original black buckram, spine lettered in gilt, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. With dust jacket.

Illustrations

Title printed in red and black.

Condition

A hint of rubbing to corners, the binding otherwise sharp, internally crisp. A fine copy in near-fine jacket, slight wear with minor loss to corners, spine panel sunned, else bright and notably fresh.

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