not paginated but (6), 114, (4) pp. ; 9 lithographs by Jules Chéret using red and white chalk on brownish card; other illustrations throughout the book by Detouche, Galice, Grévin, Lunel, Louis Morin, Ranft, Van Beers, Félicien Rops, Willette. Portrait of the author by Rops on an early preliminary page. Hinges of the first signature are tender, otherwise the binding is secure. Foxing is heavy on the front and rear endpapers; some occasional foxing in the body. Wrappers are covered with a glassine sheet.