INSCRIBED COPY OF MARAIS’ AUTOBIOGRAPHY
(COCTEAU, Jean) MARAIS, Jean. Histoires de Ma Vie. (Paris): Albin Michel, (1975). Tall octavo, original flexible paper covers. $175.
First edition, with a suite of poems by Jean Cocteau, inscribed “Pour Erijk, avec mille amitiés, Jean Marais.”
French actor Jean Marais, one of the most popular leading men in French films during the 1940s and ‘50s, was a protégé and longtime partner of Jean Cocteau.