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Surrealism

Les Secours de l'Oiseau.

Paris: H. Parisot/Collection "Un Divertissement", 1938. 17.2 x 12.5 cm. Original printed and sewn wrappers, some foxing to covers and slight scattered foxing to interior, slight browning. Unpaginated (12 pp.), text printed on light blue paper. One of a limited edition of 110 copies.

Rare first edition of the slim booklet of prose and poetry by the Belgian anarchist and Surrealist poet Jean Louis Scutenaire. The contents include the titular essay as well as five short poems, "Le Spectre", "Ecouter", "Chanter", "Elle Lutte Avec son Profil", and "Soleil".

Scarce; as of May 2022, OCLC locates only two holdings in North American libraries.

Book ID: 52039

Price: $250.00