Le mot: hebdomadaire illustre; No 6. - 1re Annee. Samedi 16 Janv. 1915: Haute Trahison. Jean Cocteau, dessin, Paul Iribe, cartoons texts.
Le mot: hebdomadaire illustre; No 6. - 1re Annee. Samedi 16 Janv. 1915: Haute Trahison

Le mot: hebdomadaire illustre; No 6. - 1re Annee. Samedi 16 Janv. 1915: Haute Trahison

Paris: Le Mot at Societe General, 1915. Newspaper. [8p] 17.5x11 inches, two enormous leaves folded and printed to make a broadside/magazine, one staple (slightly rusted) fastens as issued. Both cover illustration (Iribe) and back cover cartoon (Cocteau, as "Jim") printed with spot-color, and the poem within has multi-colored capitals. Paperstock is pulpy and acidic, is somewhat toned, dusty and edgeworn with two inch-long marginal tears.

After attempting to enlist at 25 in 1914 Cocteau joined with Paul Iribe to publish this patriotic journal fortnightly. By January 1915 1915 the journal published weekly. Publication ended in July 1915.

Cat.No: 222950

Price: $250.00