TRANSITION FORTY-EIGHT [Whole Number Four].

Paris: Transition Press, January 1950. Whole number four (of six published). Pictorial wrappers. Text block browned, as usual, short snag at crown of upper joint, but a good c. Item #WRCLIT82484

Edited by Georges Duthuit, with an advisory board including Char, Bataille, Gilbert, Jolas, Sartre, et al. An important venue for the introduction of then contemporary French writing to the English reading public. Contributions to this number by the editors, Genet (excerpt from THIEF'S JOURNAL), Gide, Michaux, et al.

Price: $45.00