CAYLA, Robert. Julien PAVIL, illustrator. ~ Ces Messieurs les auteurs. Par le trou du souffleur. Paris: [Le Croquis], Henry Goulet, [ 1927].
4to (253 × 172 mm), pp. . Including 35 full-page illustrations of authors and an original drawing. Uncut, loose in original wrappers, rather frayed. From the books of the late Martin Stone (1946-2016).
FIRST EDITION. One of 15 copies printed in red with an original drawing, signed by artist, this copy printed for Monsieur Marty (total edition 444). A collection of literary caricatures including playwrights Henry Bernstein, Jacques Deval, actor/director Sacha Guitry, Henry Kistemaeckers, Henry Marx, Paul Raynal (illustrated here), Jacques Richepin and Louis Verneuil. Pavil illustrated several books between 1929 and 1945 and worked on illustrated newspapers such as Paris-soir, Cinèmonde and Fantasio.