CHAGALL, Marc; BACHELARD, Gaston (introduction).
Drawings for the Bible.
First American edition of this double issue of Verve, 37/38, with additional title-page in English. Folio (355 x 260 mm),  pp., 24 original colour lithographs by Chagall printed by Mourlot, 96 black and white photogravures printed by the brothers Draeger and reproducing the etchings made by Chagall for the Illustrations for the Bible,  pp. Text by Gaston Bachelard translated into English by Stuart Gilbert. Publisher's pictorial boards depicting David, Bathsheba and God; moderate edgewear, the spine showing some separation, remains of the original dust wrapper, corners slightly bumped.
Sorlier 75; Cramer 42.