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Mauprat by  George Sand - Hardcover - 1908 - from YesterYear Books (SKU: 048723)

Mauprat

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Mauprat

by Sand, George

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  • Hardcover
Condition
Reading Copy/No Jacket
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London: The London Book Co, 1908. Novel set in the period before the French revolution which marks the coming of age of nobleman Bernard Mauprat, and his education by his cousin Edmee into living peacefully within a civilized society. Some darkening and fading to board edges but otherwise a square, tight hardback in blue cloth with gilt decoration to spine. Translated from the French by Stanley Young. With a Critical Introduction by John Oliver Hobbes. 3 colour plates + various portraits of George Sands. 426 pages. . Hard Cover. Reading Copy/No Jacket. Illus. by Avril, Eugene Paul. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

Synopsis

Mauprat is a novel by the French novelist George Sand about love and education. It was published in serial form in April and May 1837. Like many of Sand's novels, Mauprat borrows from various fictional genres- the Gothic novel, chivalric romance, the Bildungsroman, detective fiction, and the historical novel.

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bookseller
YesterYear Books GB (GB)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
048723
Title
Mauprat
Author
Sand, George
Illustrator
Avril, Eugene Paul
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Reading Copy
Jacket condition
No Jacket
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
The London Book Co
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1908
Keywords
.jpg, French , Literature
Bookseller catalogs
Fiction / Author S;
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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YesterYear Books

We accept Visa/Mastercard/Switch/Delta/Solo. PayPal payment also accepted. UK customers may pay by £ Sterling cheque payable to YesterYear Books or postal order. We also accept international money orders in £ Sterling. If you prefer not to pay for your order online just give us a ring. We will be happy to take your order and answer any questions you have over the phone. We are open all day and early evenings - 7 days a week - if we are out buying please leave a message on our answerphone and we will get back to you. We are full time bookdealers. We pride ourselves on processing, packing and posting all orders in between 2-18 hours from the time of order during weekdays. We offer a no-quibble returns policy and returns are accepted within 7 days of receipt and the cost of the goods will be refunded. Return shipping will be refunded if the goods are not as described or if the wrong goods were sent, otherwise the cost of the return will be at the buyer's expense. We would appreciate it if you contact us before returning.

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About YesterYear Books

We are a small family run internet bookshop. We have built a quality collection of out-of-print and hard-to-find titles as well as the classics of literature and some interesting articles of local history and military books.We post every weekday & sometimes on Saturday. We can also post via Special Delivery for guaranteed next day delivery - - please give us a call on 01582 655038 if your order is urgent.Best wishes,Sara & Tony Williams

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spine
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gilt
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jacket
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edges
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