Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller
Sapho: Parisian Customs. Alphonse Daudet, T. F. Rogerson, transl.
Sapho: Parisian Customs
Sapho: Parisian Customs

Sapho: Parisian Customs

Philadelphia: Printed only for subscribers by George Barrie & Son, 1897. Limited edition. Hardcover. 1/1000. 8vo. 365pp. Three-quarter gold-lined leather over green cloth with gold decorated spine. Top edge gilt. Deckled fore-page edge. Beautiful publication of this novel by Alphonse Daudet (1840-1897). Volume V, Realists of the series "Roman Contemporain." First half-title: Chefs d'oeuvre du Roman Contemporain. Realists. Second half-title: The Realists. Alphonse Daudet. Sapho: Parisian Customs. Frontispiece (in two states). Delightfully illustrated with reproductions of etchings by Eugene Abot and Albert Duvivier, as well as b/w reproductions of drawings by Stanislas Rejchan. Engravings in two states, protected by captioned tissue guards. This edition printed on Japanese vellum paper. Ex-libris of Harry B. Koch on inside of front board. Very minor age wear on binding. Wear to corners, minor scuffing on boards. Slight age toning to outer edges of interior pages. Translated from the French by T. F. Rogerson. Tight copy in very good condition. vg. Item #22822

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