1949. Item #14488
Binding, Rudolf G. Conseils poetiques a une amazone Bien-Aimee. Tubingen: Laupp 1949. p, in 7 gatherings, unbound and laid loose in paper covers, as issued. Initials printed in color. Over 50 line ills. by Pierre Noel, including an original drypoint etching laid in. Covers poor (spine torn), gatherings very good (bottom corners bumped). Etching very good. Limited to 325 copies; this is hors commerce copy 1, one of several such reserved for the collaborators. In French. ** A riding manual, addressed to a woman, charmingly written as a poetic invitation to the joys of riding and life with horses. Many of the ills. show women aside, as does the etching. Trans. from German by Edouard Dupont. (Wells 815).