Illustrated by Walter Stein (American, 1924–1998), Author Jules Renard (French, 1864–1910), Editor Philip Hofer (American, 1898–1984), Publisher Harvard College Library, Printer Meriden Gravure Company, Typesetting by The Stinehour Press (American, 1952–2008)
Place of Publication: Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
Artist & the Book 292
Overall: 22.3 x 27.3 x 1.4 cm (8 3/4 x 10 3/4 x 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 13 lithographs and 15 offset lithographs
Not On View
(Cambridge: Department of Printing and Graphic Arts, Harvard College Library, 1960) 22.3 cm; [31 ff.]; publisher’s original half gilt-stamped black calf, printed dark green paper boards (black and dark green paper slipcase).
Cambridge: Department of Printing and Graphic Arts, Harvard College Library, 1960
Pen and blue ink on colophon page "not for sale! For Eleanor A. Sayre / Philip Hofer / her ally!"
Pen and blue ink on colophon page "Walter Stein"
Philip Hofer [the publisher]; by 1984, given by Philip Hofer to Eleanor A. Sayre; 1986; gift of Eleanor A. Sayre to the MFA. (Accession date: October 22, 1986)
Gift of Eleanor A. Sayre