Lot n° 12
2000 - 3000
Result with fees
: 9 605EUR
Gestures and Opinions of Doctor Faustroll pataphysician. Neo-scientific novel, followed by speculations. Paris, Eugène Fasquelle, 1911.
In-8 in sheets, double cover, folder, case (publisher's slipcase).
First edition, posthumous.
On a manuscript of the Gestes et opinions du docteur Faustroll, pataphysician, Jarry had written: "This book will not be published in full until the author has acquired enough experience to savor all its beauties."
One of 20 copies reprinted in octavo format on Arches wove paper (No. XIX).
This special edition was produced for the Société des XX. The copy is preserved in the publisher's folder made for the XX.
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