Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

La Vérité en Marche. L'Affaire Dreyfus [INSCRIBED WITH] Georges Charpentier, Fernand Desmoulin & Emile Zola [ORIGINAL PHOTOGRAPH]

Paris: Bibliotèque-Charpentier, 1901. First edition with Original photograph. Loose leaf. Octavo. 314 (4)pp. Bound in three-quarter pebbled leather over marbled boards with gilt lettering on spine, retaining original wraps; raised bands, housed in brown cloth slipcase with pull lever. Top edge gilt. Marbled endpapers.

Inscribed "à Fernand Desmoulin son ami Emile Zola" on half-title. Desmoulin , a good friend of Zola, and an esteemed French painter and talented engraver. This collection represents the main texts of Zola's involvement in the Dreyfus affair, his fight for truth and justice beginning on November 25, 1897, his first article for Dreyfus.


Albumen Print (6 5/8 x 4 5/8") showing Georges Charpentier, Fernand Desmouling and Emile Zola, mounted to stiff paper board and protected by modern mylar. The photograph shows the publisher Georges Charpentier, the engraver Fernand Desmoulin and the writer Emile Zola dressed in white suits standing together with Desmoulin attempting to light the pipe of Charpentier while Zola stands with open hands so as to shield the attempt from wind. Good condition. Item #49834

Price: $12,500.00

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