Paris: Creuzevault, 1934. 4to (10 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches). 20 full-page color plates, each facing original tissue guard and descriptive text. Contemporary French brown half morocco, marbled boards, original wrappers bound in; buckram folding case. Some discreet restoration to spine. Item #403896
FIRST EDITION, number 655 of 1100 copies from an edition of 1150 signed with initials. Bruller co-founded Les Éditions de Minuit with Pierre de Lescure; his texts during the Resistance were published under the name Vercors. This work shows early interest in some of the fantastic themes that would appear in his science fiction novels. The illustrations depict various psychological states and psychoanalytical concepts.