Le Chat Noir. Rodolphe Salis, Directeur.
Le Chat Noir ..
Le Chat Noir ..

The Heart of Montmarte in the 1880s

Le Chat Noir.

Paris: 2 janvier, 1886 - 21 avril, 1888.

68 numbers in all from Cinquième, Sixième, and Septième années, with several extra leaves from earlier numbers bound in at rear. Profusely illustrated after drawings (including several full-page "stories without words") by Adolphe Willette, Caran d'Ache, Théophile-Alexandre Steinlen, Henri Rivière, George Auriol, and others. 1 vols. Folio. The Heart of Montmarte in the 1880s. Bound in early 20th-century half red morocco (joints starting); text slightly browned, but overall a very good copy of a fragile publication Item #223269

Well-bound and substantial group of this famous journal -- the 'official' journal of the eponymous cabaret founded by Salis, the virtual embodiment of the spirit of Montmartre in its heydey.

Includes Nos. we have nos 208-214, 227, 231, 233, 234, 237 (defective), 239, 241, 243, 244, 246, 247, 250, 251, 252, 254, 262, 263, 266, 267, 269-272, 276-279, 281, 283-291, 293-296, 298, 301, 302, 305-308, 312, 315-326, 328.

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