Fantastic Memories by Maurice Sandoz Illustrated by Salvador Dali

The eerie, the sublime, and the little bit queer……
 These are a few images from my copy of Fantastic Memories by Maurice Sandoz and illustrated by Salvador Dali. I am a fan of early and mid-career Dali….late Dali not so much. This collection of short stories is from 1944.
  The cover and book plate are particularly engaging. My copy is inscribed:

To Billy Livingstone,
 May he remain ever, just as he is……
Sincerely,
Maurice Sandoz
Christmas 1944 
New York


 (Note the punctuation….hmmmmm.) I have no idea who Billy was, but I have an image in my head….
Read more at thehauntedlamp.blogspot.com

 A few more images from this 1940’s book by Maurice Sandoz and illustrated by Salvador Dali.

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