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THE FLOWERS OF EVIL; Translated into English verse by various hands. Edited, with an introduction and notes, by James Laver and illustrated with engravings by Pierre-Yves Trémois / EPB The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written / Collector's Edition bound in genuine leather / by  Charles Baudelaire - Hardcover - Collector's Edition - 1977 - from Borg Antiquarian (SKU: 7270)

THE FLOWERS OF EVIL; Translated into English verse by various hands. Edited, with an introduction and notes, by James Laver and illustrated with engravings by Pierre-Yves Trémois / EPB The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written / Collector's Edition bound in genuine leather /

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THE FLOWERS OF EVIL; Translated into English verse by various hands. Edited, with an introduction and notes, by James Laver and illustrated with engravings by Pierre-Yves Trémois / EPB The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written / Collector's Edition bound in genuine leather /

by Baudelaire, Charles

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Norwalk, Connecticut: The Easton Press, 1977. Collector's Edition. Leather with .22 gold-stamping. Very Fine/None. Pierre-Yves Trémois. Quarto (11 1/2" x 6 7/8" x 1 1/4"), full black leather with gold lettering on spine & .22kt gold accents, five raised hubs, front cover with scrolling design & title within triple gold rules; introduction and notes by James Laver; illustrated with B&W engravings (some double-spread) by Pierre-Yves Trémois; excellent translations into English by many poets; Notes; silk moiré endpapers; maroon satin ribbon page-marker; all page edges gilded [a.e.g.]; xxxvi + 201 pages. Weight: 2 lbs. 8 oz. No jacket as issued. BEAUTIFULLY BOUND LEATHER, WONDERFULLY ILLUSTRATED edition of Charles Baudelaire's enormously influential Les Fleurs Du Mal with LIVING TRANSLATIONS of his 163 poems into ENGLISH by 33 poets. <br/><br/>This Easton Press edition reprints the Limited Editions Club 1971 edition previously illustrated by Trémois. <br/><br/>EXCEPTIONAL "AS NEW" COPY: very tight, bright, & clean. No marks by previous owners.

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Borg Antiquarian US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
7270
Title
THE FLOWERS OF EVIL; Translated into English verse by various hands. Edited, with an introduction and notes, by James Laver and illustrated with engravings by Pierre-Yves Trémois / EPB The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written / Collector's Edition bound in genuine leather /
Author
Baudelaire, Charles
Illustrator
Pierre-Yves Trémois
Format/binding
Leather with .22 gold-stamping
Book condition
Used - Very Fine
Jacket condition
None
Quantity available
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Edition
Collector's Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
The Easton Press
Place of Publication
Norwalk, Connecticut
Date published
1977
Keywords
France, decadence, poetry, lyric, classic, symbolism, fin de siecle, Roy Campbell, Henry Curwen, Michael Field, Robert Fitzgerald, Anthony Hecht, Aldous Huxley, Robert Lowell
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