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The Tales of Guy De Maupassant.; The Translation by Lafcadio Hearn and Others Chosen & With an Introduction by Justin O'Brien. The Illustrations by Gunter Bohmer. A Volume in The 100 (One Hundred) Greatest Books Ever Written

by Maupassant, Guy De

Condition: As new, clean, tight & bright condition

Easton Press, 1977. Hardcover. As new, clean, tight & bright condition. 472pp., illus. Collector's Edition bound in genuine red leather with raised bands, gilt lettering, edges and designs and silk moire endpapers with a silk ribbon marker.


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