Paris: Raoul Solar, 1953. Limited edition. Hardcover. Signed limited edition, one of only 25 "Exemplaires Reserves", lettered A through Z, of which this is C. Twelve works by the French screenwriter, playwright and director, Alexandre Pierre Georges Guitry, a leader of the Parisian Boulevard theater aesthetic.
Ten of the volumes are signed in full in ink on the half title (those not signed are Volume II and XI).
Each of the 12 volumes is housed in a handsome clamshell quarter tan gilt leather and paper covered slipcase, with gilt stamped spine with the gilt letters at the top of each spine spelling out the author's name when the volumes are displayed in order. Each volume also retains the original glassine wrapper in pristine condition. Spines of slipcases slightly rubbed; Vol XI slipcase spine cracked along front hinge, nevertheless the slipcase is solid. Text and images bright and clean, immaculate condition. Very good overall. Item #25614