THE WHITE PAPER WITH A PREFACE AND ILLUSTRATIONS BY JEAN COCTEAU.

Paris: The Traveller's Companion Series / The Olympia Press, [July 1957]. Stiff printed wrappers. Tiny label affixed over price on lower wrapper, modest rubbing at spine ends, otherwise a very good or better copy, considerably above the norm. Item #WRCLIT71460

First edition of this unexpurgated translation, attributed to Austryn Wainhouse, of Cocteau's anonymously published 1928 novella, LE LIVRE BLANC. Published as TC #51. The wrapper title incorporates the indefinite, rather than definite, article. KEARNEY (1987) 126. KEARNEY & CARROLL 5.51.1. YOUNG 499.

Price: $175.00