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DROLL STORIES by  Honore de Balzac - Limited to 2050 copies signed by the publisher - 1928 - from First Folio and Biblio.com

DROLL STORIES

by Balzac, Honore de

Condition: Fine


New York: Boni & Liveright, 1928. Limited to 2050 copies signed by the publisher. Fine. Limited to 2050 copies signed by the publisher. Two volumes. xx, 291p; xiv, 266p. Edited by Ernest Boyd. Illustrated by Ralph Barton with 31 full-page plates in black and white with red highlights. Bound in quarter rust-colored morocco with marbled sides, t.e.g., the spines with gilt tiles, fleur-de- lis panel ornaments and gilt and black rules on and around the bands.
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  • Bookseller: First Folio US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 20941
  • Title: DROLL STORIES
  • Author: Balzac, Honore de
  • Book condition: Used - Fine
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: Limited to 2050 copies signed by the publisher
  • Publisher: Boni & Liveright
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1928
  • Bookseller catalogs: FINE BINDINGS; ILLUSTRATED;


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