The History of Don Quixote de la Mancha, Two-Volume Set (The Franklin Library 25th Anniversary Limited Edition of the Great Books of the Western World series)

By: CERVANTES, Miguel de

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The cherished 'first modern European novel' in a deluxe two-volume Franklin Library leatherbound reprint edition. Illustrated in black and white by Daniel Vierge. Rendered into English from the Spanish by John Ormsby, and with a preface by Cervantes. --- An entry in publisher's 25th Anniversary Limited Edition of the Great Books of the Western World. --- Bound in rich full brown bonded leather covers with three raised bands on each spine. Spine titling, elaborate decorations to covers and spine, and textblock edges all in bright gilt. Interior leaves printed on high-quality papers. Brown silk moire endpapers, with matching sewn-in satin ribbon bookmarks. Volumes lack dust jackets (as issued). --- With slight scratching to textblock edge gilding and a couple of tiny blemishes to leather at tail of vol. I spine, otherwise lacking damages or evidence of having been read. (Due to the considerable weight of this item, extra shipping charges may be requested.) ; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); 580, 630 pages

Title: The History of Don Quixote de la Mancha, Two-Volume Set (The Franklin Library 25th Anniversary Limited Edition of the Great Books of the Western World series)

Author Name: CERVANTES, Miguel de

Categories: >>Fine Bindings, >>Illustrated Classics, >>Classic Fiction, Literature,

Publisher: Franklin Center, Pennsylvania, The Franklin Library: 1978

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket

Stock No.: 81785