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Flowers of Evil by  Charles Baudelaire - First Edition Thus - 1977 - from Great Expectations Rare Books (SKU: 018661)

Flowers of Evil

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Flowers of Evil

by Baudelaire, Charles

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  • Hardcover
  • First
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Norwalk, Connecticut: Easton Press, 1977. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Edition Thus. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Hardcover, full dark burgundy genuine leather binding, heavily decorated in gold with raised spine. All edges gilt, dark pink silk moire end-papers and silk ribbon marker bound-in. Printed on archival acid-neutral paper. 201 pages. Translated into English verse by various hands. Edited, with an introduction, by James Laver. Illustrated with full page engravings by Pierre-Yves Tremois. First edition thus by Easton Press. A title in the 100 Greatest Books Ever Written series, Collector's Edition. No previous ownership marks. A clean, square, fresh and unmarked copy but for very slight loss of gilt on middle rule, front cover, else covers like new and gilt edges pristine. Near fine. .

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Bookseller
Great Expectations Rare Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
018661
Title
Flowers of Evil
Author
Baudelaire, Charles
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Edition
First Edition Thus
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Easton Press
Place of Publication
Norwalk, Connecticut
Date published
1977
Keywords
Fine Binding, Easton Press
Bookseller catalogs
Fine Binding;
Size
4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall

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