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Ma Revue. No. 1 (Janvier 1951) through No. 10 (Avril 1952) (all published).

[Alès, France]: [PAB], 1951-1952. 32mo. (8.2 x 7 cm). Original printed paper wrappers. Unpaginated, each fasciscule approximately 12 pages, some pages uncut. Very good condition.

A rare complete collection of the miniature journal from Pierre André Benoit (PAB), the prolific editor and book designer. He worked only with poets and artists he admired, and signed his works with the imprint 'PAB'. He collaborated on books with many prominent figures including Pablo Picasso, Antonin Artaud, André Breton, Paul Claudel, René Crevel, Paul Éluard, and others. In 1989, he established a museum in his house in Alès to house his art collection as well as the collection of publications he produced under his PAB imprint.

Ma Revue contains short pieces of prose or poetry interspersed with lithographic illustrations in black and white. The writings and illustrations come from a range of contributors including Rose Adler, Marcel Béalu, Joë Bousquet, Georges Braque, René Char, Joseph Delteil, Max Jacob, Robert Morel, Jean Paulhan, Francis Picabia, and Léopold Survage, Pierre-André Benoit, Christine Boumeester, Goetz, Jean Hugo, Nicolaas Warb, Gérard Schneider, and others.

Book ID: 51936

Price: $2,500.00