BRETON, André (1896-1966) - Flagrant délit: Rimbaud devant la conjuration de l'imposture et du truquage. Paris: Thésée, 1949. Presentation copy with dedication by the author to Albert Béguin: "À Albert Béguin en suis grandes confiance et affection André Breton", unnumbered copy of 100 on vergé de Hollande paper. 8vo (235 x 186mm). This book was meant to be numbered by the author who just signed it (some soiling). Original red wrappers with the reproduction of "The war" lithograph by Henri Rousseau, printed in cream and black, uncut (some marginal tears, spine with some wear and chips at top cap). Provenance: André Breton (1896-1966) (dedication to:) - Albert Béguin (1901-1957, literary critic of the Geneva School).

Estimate € 300 - 500

Lot suspended from sale due to the initiation of the procedure for the declaration of cultural interest by the ministry.