Hymne à Pan onze compositions. by FONTENAY, Charles de.

Hymne à Pan onze compositions. by FONTENAY, Charles de.

~ Hymne à Pan onze compositions. Paris: Société littéraire de France, 1916 [?but 1918].

Large 4to (325 × 250 mm), pp, [8], 10 plates, plus colophon leaf. Loose in original decorative portfolio (ties defective), bearing label of the Société littéraire de France, 1918. From the books of the late Martin Stone (1946-2016).

One of 210 copies, this one with 3 extra signed coloured woodcuts. Young artist, Charles de Fontenay wrote, illustrated and began publishing this work on the eve of war, only to be killed in 1916. The book was brought to publication ‘on the 133d day of the Battle of Verdun’, and sold in aid of the injured of the 130th Infantry Regiment.

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