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The Tales of Guy De Maupassant

by De Maupassant, Guy

Condition: Fine

U. S. A.: The Ecco Press. Fine. 1977. Leather. 472pp Beautiful red leather cover with 24K gold lettering and decoration Raised bands on spine Silk moire endpapers and silk ribbon marker Gilt page edges Blank Easton Press bookplate upside-down inside rear cover, otherwise book is AS NEW .
  • Bookseller: First Choice Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 86134
  • Title: The Tales of Guy De Maupassant
  • Author: De Maupassant, Guy
  • Illustrator: Bohmer, Gunter
  • Format/binding: Leather
  • Book condition: Used - Fine
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: The Ecco Press
  • Place: U. S. A.
  • Date published: 1977
  • Keywords: Fiction, Tales, Short, Stories, Easton, Press, Editions


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