Alcohol. Poems (1898-1913). Paris, Mercure de France, 1913, accompanied by a portrait of the author by Pablo PICASSO
In-12 (18.1 x 11.4 cm). Full brown morocco, large cubist compositions mosaic of morocco in different colours, inspired by Picasso's portrait of Apollinaire in frontispiece, smooth back, green lining and box guard, gold edges, preserved cover and back, half morocco shirt with brown stripe, case lined with the same used skin (Paul Bonet).
Numbered original edition on publishing paper with an autograph signed by the author: "To Frédéric Boutet / his friend / Guillaume Apollinaire".
Autograph poem with erasures and corrections in ink by Guillaume Apollinaire mounted in the copy on coloured paper as well as an original pencil drawing by Louis Marcoussis, preparatory drawing for the cubist portrait of Guillaume Apollinaire (15,5 x 8 cm).
Exceptional copy bound by Paul Bonet.