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Belgian Surrealism

Les secours de l'oiseau [The bird rescue].

Paris: H. Parisot/Collection "Un Divertissement", 1938. Octavo (17.2 × 12.5 cm). Original printed and sewn wrappers; [12] pp. Printed on light blue paper. Light foxing to covers and some scattered foxing throughout.

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".

One of a limited edition of 110 copies.

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

Book ID: 52039

Price: $250.00