The Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote de la Mancha: Ozell's Revision of the Translation of Peter Motteux (Modern Library #174.2)

By: CERVANTES, Miguel de

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Book Condition: Very Good+ in Good dust jacket


The 'first modern European novel' in a conventionally-sized (but thick) Modern Library reprint edition. Complete and unabridged. In Ozell's revision of the translation of Peter Motteux. With an introduction by Henry Grattan Doyle, and author's preface to the reader. Volume wrapped in E. McKnight Kauffer designed jacket in black, red and white. --- In Toledano spine 8 / rust cloth / gilt titling on black spine & cover blocks / black topstain / grey Kent endpapers / jacket style h / verso advertises 344 titles in ML catalog. Likely published c.1949-50 (1950 date appears in book). ML #174.2. --- A clean, firm and unmarked copy but with some dulling to cover gilding. Unclipped jacket with chipping, creasing, a little rubbing and small tears along edges, remains relatively bright and protected in removable mylar wrapper.; 12mo (7 to 7-1/2 in. tall); xxxii, 936 pages

Title: The Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote de la Mancha: Ozell's Revision of the Translation of Peter Motteux (Modern Library #174.2)

Author Name: CERVANTES, Miguel de

Categories: >>Classic Fiction, Literature, >>Modern Library Editions,

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library / Random House: [c.1949-50]

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Good dust jacket

Stock No.: 80552