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The Memoirs of Sarah Bernhardt,  Early Childhood Through to the First American Tour by  Sarah Bernhardt - First Edition - 1977 - from Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047 and Biblio.com

The Memoirs of Sarah Bernhardt, Early Childhood Through to the First American Tour

by Bernhardt, Sarah

Condition: Very Good Condition/Very Good


Peebles Press , New York, 1977. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. 256 pages, Introduction and Edited by Sandy Lesberg. Photographic, black and white, frontispiece of Sarah Bernhardt. The text is illustrated with 32 black and white photographs and 41 black and white illustrations. Black boards with gilt writing on the spine. Photographic dustwrapper, showing Sarah Bernhardt in full regalia, against a maroon background with yellow and white writing on the front panel and yellow on the spine. The memoirs of Sarah Bernhardt from her childhood through to the first American tour. Included at the end of the memoirs is her book -- " In the Clouds; Impressions of a Chair ". This is the first English translation of Miss Bernhardt's book and includes the original illustrations by Georges Clairin. The dust jacket is rubbed across the top of the front panel, with a number of tiny tears, and faded on the spine section. Offset tanning of the left-hand side of the half title page. There is no other damage. This is the first USA edition. Size: Quarto - up to 12" tall - Quarto. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Theatre; France ; Music. ISBN: 0672523558. ISBN/EAN: 9780672523557. Inventory No: 0267968. . 9780672523557
  • Bookseller: Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047 AU (AU)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 0267968
  • Title: The Memoirs of Sarah Bernhardt, Early Childhood Through to the First American Tour
  • Author: Bernhardt, Sarah
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good Condition
  • Jacket condition: Very Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0672523558
  • ISBN 13: 9780672523557
  • Publisher: Peebles Press
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1977
  • Keywords: BZDB2 Sarah Bernhardt -- Autobiography and Memoirs, French Actor -- 19-20th Century -- Theatre Biography & Autobiography; Theatre; France ; Music. The Memoirs of Sarah Bernhardt Early Childhood Through to the First American Tour
  • Bookseller catalogs: Music; Theatre; France;
  • Subjects: MUSIC / General; TRAVEL / Europe / France;


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