Paris: Gallimard, (1959).
Softcover. First edition. Illustrated by Éliane Bonabel. Octavo. 196,  pp. Text in French. Printed wrappers, topedge uncut. Modest toning and a small faint dampstain at the crown, wrappers with some light creasing, mostly near the crown, final few leaves and lower wrap lightly creased near the bottom corner, very good or better. Review copy with publisher's perforation review stamp ("SP") on lower wrap. Signed by Céline on the front blank. With a publisher's ad laid in.