Verve; An Artistic and Literary Quarterly Appearing in December, March, June and October. Director: E. Teriade. . . . Vol. 1, No. 1, December 1937

Verve; An Artistic and Literary Quarterly Appearing in December, March, June and October. Director: E. Teriade. . . . Vol. 1, No. 1, December 1937

Paris: 1937. 4to, [127]pp; original wrappers. Bookstore label affixed to title page; some minor dents; lower front corner a bit creased, very near fine, fresh, bright and unworn. Item #205710

The inaugural issue of the great French arts magazine, here in its English language issue for export. Features lithographs -- printed by Mourlot -- by Fernand Leger, Joan Miro, Abraham Rattner, and Francisco Bores; photographs bvy Man Ray; text contributions by André Gide, Georges Bataille, John Dos Passos, Federico Garcia Lorca, André Malraux, and others. The cover is by Henri Matisse, who also features prominently in the contents. An excellent copy.

Price: $1,250.00