De Balzac, Honore.
Title TEN DROLL TALES.
Binding Hard Cover
Publisher Rarity Press [New York] (Privately Printed for). 1931.
Seller ID 94-0076
218pp. sm4to. Purple cloth with silver-lettered spine & the front cover illustrated in silver with a sketch of nude woman holding her robes & a moon in the background. Uncut foredge. Color frontispiece & 3 other color plates + 7 b/w plates illustrated by Jean De Bosschere. Introduction by Andre Maurois. Text in both French & English. Translated from the French by J. Lewis May. Front endpaper lightly stained o/w Fine (No defects)/ DJ (two 1/2' edge tears on the bottom of the front, creases across the lower right corner of the front, spine extremes very worn, two 1/4' edge tears on the back, & scattered light soiling).
French Lit Jean De Bosschere Andre Maurois