Paul-Emile Colin, ‘L'odyssée’, 1946, Sylvan Cole Gallery

Homère (Homer).
L'odyssée.
Chez Paul-Emile Colin, Au Bourg-la-Reine, près Paris, 1946.

A charming privately-printed edition, ILLUSTRATED WITH 32 ORIGINAL WOOD-ENGRAVINGS BY PAUL-EMILE COLIN, including five hors texte.

Edition limited to 186 copies of which this is ONE OF ONLY 40 PRINTED ON FINE ARCHES WOVE PAPER, WITH AN EXTRA SUITE OF THE WOOD-ENGRAVINGS on WOVE, A SUITE OF THE FIVE HORS-TEXTE PLATES ON THIN JAPANESE PAPER, AND AN ORIGINAL SIGNED DRAWING BY COLIN.

8vo. Loose as issued in wraps. FINE AND BRIGHT, LIKE NEW. In the original decorated board chemise and slipcase (worn and repaired).

About Paul-Emile Colin

French, 1867-1949, Lunéville, France