PARAIN, Nathalie (illustrator). Marcel AYMÉ (author). Les Chiens. Paris; Gallimard. 1948.
Royal 8vo. Original dark blue cloth-backed pictorial boards designed by Parain; pp. ; with 18 images in colours, including 8 full-page plates; a very pleasing copy with rubbing to spine; external dust-soiling; some spotting and light staining to boards, and abrasions to extremities; internally generally clean and sound, with some light marks.
First edition with these illustrations by Kiev-born Nathalie Parain, née Tchelpanova (1897-1958).