Paris: Le Rire, Publisher, 1904. Wraps. Good. Item #015876
Color illustrated wraps. Color and black and white illustrations throughout. All text in French. A French journal of humor, relying heavily on satirical and comic art, with some text. Single issue of this long running magazine, founded in 1894 and capitalizing on anti-government sentiment in France to lampoon politicians and other figures. This issue with a color front cover by Albert Guillaume depicting a woman in bed on the telephone; a rear comic by G. Delaw; interior work by C. Leandre, Rene George d'Hermann-Paul and others. GOOD condition. Minor toning and wrinkling to the covers. A few small tears along the extremities. Smallish chip missing from the lower rear corner near the spine.