IONESCO, Irina and Regine DEFORGES. Femmes sans Tain.
(Paris): Bernard Letu et Secle. 1975. First edition. Quarto. Unpaginated. Introduction by Regine Deforges. A celebration of the life of Vivien, [Pauline Mary Tarn] was a British lesbian known for her dramatic life and Symbolist poetry; although English-born, French was the language she chose to write in. Illustrated with poems by Renee Vivien, with twenty-one black-and-white photos (female portraits and nudes) by Irina Ionesco. A very good copy in purple moire-patterned cloth with inset photos of the three contributors; some light sunning / wear to top and bottom edges. With the original acetate jacket although this is chipped with some loss and split at the spine.
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