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Gifts of Luck and Leather – Le Feu Follet's [Christmas] Letter #16


05 Décembre 2022

Gifts of Luck and Leather – Le Feu Follet's [Christmas] Letter #16

A Letter to Father Christmas… And to Mommy Deerest. What if the pleasure of writing started from that very first letter we sent to Santa as a child?  Just starting to read and write, we set out on our journeys as secret and passionate authors. What if our fascination for the correspondence of writers and artists owed something to this precious memory, both intimate and common, of our own awakening to the art of writing [...]

Focus on an autograph letter of Baudelaire to his mother

Autograph letter signed addressed to his mother by a fading Baudelaire: “L'état de dégoût où [...]


Focus on History of my life, George Sand

Very rare and sought-after first edition of one of the most important autobiographical works in the [...]


Camus & Feraoun : parce que c'étaient eux

"You are the only Algerian writer to have thought that this news, the importance of which I do not [...]


Focus on an original photograph of Pablo Picasso at the Casa di Marco Lucrezio, Pompeii spring 1917

Original photograph, likely unique and unpublished, of Pablo Picasso at the Casa di Marco Lucrezio, [...]


Letters of a Lover | Delacroix's Julie is the new Heloise

A young romantic painter, a libertine wife, a workshop with the scent of an alcove, the nicknames [...]


Baudelaire & Hugo: the story of this tempestuous meeting between the Albatross and the Ocean Man

Two years after The Flowers of Evil, Baudelaire confidentially published a "literary notice" on [...]



Les plaisirs et les jours

First edition on ordinary paper, illustrated with drawings by Madeleine Lemaire including 14 inset, [...]


Freud sans complexe

Taken in May 1938, this unpublished portrait has been printed only after WWII when the negatives of [...]



Leon Bollack - The French language by 2003

"Unless we assume that civilization suddenly stops, no one can say that our language will not [...]


The omelette. Tartine literary critic and nourishing

". Omelet Tartine literary critic and nourishing" written by "Whoever" and published in 1868 by [...]


Arago: Curious trip around the world

Without the letter "A" ...


The real inventors of pâté de foie gras. 1909

Illustrated with two reproductions of portraits of the inventors of foie gras: NF Dean & JP [...]


Tea is it more harm than good?

Tea is it more harm than good? or analytical history of the plant and how to replace it with [...]


Belgian infringement

With a unique introduction by Alexia Kalantzis


Bassereau, The Republic of Andorra

Published in Andorra, 1889 12x19cm, paperback.


Boston International Antiquarian Book Fair 2022 Catalogue


07 Novembre 2022

Boston International Antiquarian Book Fair 2022 Catalogue

The new catalog by Le Feu Follet pays tribute to the body in motion: staged by Loïs Hutton, celebrated by Pavlova, painted by Barbier, sketched by Picabia, photographed by Allégret, illustrated by Iacovleff, exhibited by Colette… Enough to make Édith Piaf tourner la tête and Cloots, Brissot's and Olympe de Gouges' head fall.

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