Book #79085
Item #79085 Code Civil: Livre Premier, Des Personnes, Titres V Du Mariage, VI. Joseph Hemard.
Code Civil: Livre Premier, Des Personnes, Titres V Du Mariage, VI....
Code Civil: Livre Premier, Des Personnes, Titres V Du Mariage, VI....
Code Civil: Livre Premier, Des Personnes, Titres V Du Mariage, VI....
Code Civil: Livre Premier, Des Personnes, Titres V Du Mariage, VI....
Code Civil: Livre Premier, Des Personnes, Titres V Du Mariage, VI....
Code Civil: Livre Premier, Des Personnes, Titres V Du Mariage, VI....
Code Civil: Livre Premier, Des Personnes, Titres V Du Mariage, VI....
Code Civil: Livre Premier, Des Personnes, Titres V Du Mariage, VI....

Code Civil: Livre Premier, Des Personnes, Titres V Du Mariage, VI....

A Witty (And Very French) View of Family Law Hemard, Joseph [1880-1961], Illustrator. Code Civil: Livre Premier, Des Personnes: Titres V. Du Mariage. VI. Du Divorce. VII. De la Paternite. VIII. De l'Adoption. IX. De la Puissance Paternelle. X. De la Minorite. XI. De la Majorite. Paris: Rene Kieffer, [1925]. [vi], 126, [4] pp. Pochoir color text illustrations. Quarto (8" x 6-1/2"). Original publisher stiff wrappers, untrimmed edges. A few light scratches to wrappers, moderate rubbing to extremities, light fading to spine, spine lettering neatly re-drawn in ink. Light toning to interior, faint soiling to fore-edges in a few places, vivid illustrations. $450. * From an edition limited to 900 copies, this number 753. Hemard presents the official text of the sections of the French Civil Code dealing with family law with witty, and often mildly erotic, color pochoir illustrations. Hemard applied this treatment to two other legal works Code Penal (1940) and Code General des Impots Directs et Taxes Assimilees (1944). Hemard, a prolific artist, illustrator, designer and author, is best-known for his humorously illustrated editions of serious non-fiction books.

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