L’Amour en Visites. (Love in Visits)
First edition, first printing of this novel-play in eleven tableaux. Jarry’s peer, Paul Fort, founded Théâtre d’Art (1890–93) at the age of 18 in response to the Naturalistic theater. He also co-founded and edited the literary review Livre d’Art with Jarry and founded Vers et Prose with poet Guillaume Apollinaire.
Description: L’Amour en Visites. (Love in Visits)
Paris: P. Fort, Éditeur, MDCCCXCVIII . 220, 16 [catalog]pp. Twelve illustrations by D. Mullet. Original wrappers bound into quarter goat with raised bands and gilt spine title; marbled endpapers; ribbon bookmark; top edge gilt. Minor rubbing at tips of covers; very good.