MERCIER, Louis. Marcel ROUX, illustrator. ~ Lazare le Ressuscité. Lyon: H. Lardanchet, 1908.
Folio (335 × 250 mm), pp. , 118, , 15 etched plates, text within various decorative borders. Original wrappers. From the books of the late Martin Stone (1946-2016).
One of 250 copies on Hollande (after 50 on japon), this copy for Mademoiselle Ernestine Jetot. A troubled artist and illustrator, fervent and ascetic Catholic, Marcel Roux’s dark vision frequently dwells upon themes of temptation and sin.