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1918 Les Mamelles de Tiresias Drama Surrealiste G Appolinaire 1st
1918. Click here to see our other books! Les Mamelles des Tiresias Drama Surrealiste G Appolinaire 1918 Editions Sic : Paris 8" by 5.5" [7], 12-108, [2]pp SUMMARY A smart first edition copy of Guillaume Apollinaire's drama, 'Les Mamelles de Tiresias'. Publishers' Original Binding Overall Condition: Very Good This book weighs 0.5 KG when packed UK Postage: £ 3.99 US Postage: £ 15.99 EU Postage: £ 13.99 European Postage: £ 14.99 Asia Postage: £ 18.99 Worldwide Postage: £ 19.99 DESCRIPTION This is the ordinary paper issue, after 17 numbered large paper copies. In French Apollinaire's use of the word 'surrealist' to the preface is the first appearance of the word in print. This drama was the first to use and to be considered 'surrealist'. 'La Mamelles de Tiresias' was first produced on stage in in 1917. This edition is the first published edition following the play's performances. Apollinaire originally wrote the play in 1903. Inspired by the tale of Teiresias, Apollinaire inverted the Greek myth to produce a provocative interpretation with feminist elements. An uncommon and important work in the dramatic genre of surrealism. CONDITION In the original wraps. Externally, smart. Toning to the wraps which have scattered spots. Closed tear to the head and tail of front joint, making the hinge tender. Tape repair to the spine. Prior owner's inscription to the recto of front endpaper, dated 1925. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright with just the odd spots to pages. Overall Condition: Very Good GLOSSARY OF TERMS Overall Condition (Dustwrapper condition rating is shown after tha … [Click Below for Full Description]
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