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Interwar French Literary Journal

La Rose Rouge. No. 1 (3 Mai 1919) through 16 (14 Août 1919) (all published).

Paris: [n.p.], 1919. Small folio (31.75 x 24 cm). Newer leather-backed boards, gilt title to spine, original wrappers bound in. Each issue 16 pp., continuously paginated 256 pages total. Some slight toning and soiling, some small repairs, overall very good condition.

A complete collection of 16 issues bound in one volume of the short-lived French literary journal under the editorial direction of French writer, poet, and playwright Maurice Magre and Pierre-Silvestre, published immediately in the aftermath of World War I. The issues contain a variety of poetry, prose, serial chapters of a novel, theater, translations, and critiques.

Contributors to the journal included Henry Bataille, Franz Toussaint, Edmond Cazal, Edmond Sée, Roger Ducos, Charles-Henry Hirsch, André Salmon, Henry Marx, Blaise Cendrars, Francis Carco, André Arnyvelde, R. de la Vaissière, Jehan Rictus, Jean Pellerin, René Wachthausen, Henri Duvernois, Jacques Dyssord, Louise-Léon Martin, Saint-Georges de Bouhélier, Edmond Fleg, Jane Cals, De Max, Pierre Benoit, André Obey, André Suarès, Marcel Millet, Emmanuel Lochac, Emile Edwards, Maurice Rostand, Francis de Miomandre, Léo Larguier, Maurice Moreau, Pierre Boissie, Charles Derennes, Mario Meunier, Alice Orient, Paul Claudel, Jean Pellerin, Jean de Lascoumettes, Henriette Sauret, Pinkerton, Louis de Robert, Louis Chadourne, Alexandre Arnoux, Pierre Bonardi, Louis Laloy, Georges Ricou, Marcel Berger, Gabriel Volland, Tch'ouang-Tzè, André Collié, Noel Garnier, Henri Dutheil, Gaston Picard, Georges Gallián, Charles Oulmont, Oswald Crollius, Henry Berguin, René Jeanne, André Lebey, Lucien Christophe, René Fauchois, and others.

Book ID: 52045

Price: $3,500.00