The Crime of Sylvestre Bonnard (Member of the Institute) Modern Library spine 2, ML #22.1

By: FRANCE, Anatole

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Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


An early Modern Library reprint edition offering the first novel of Anatole France, pen name of Fran├žois-Anatole Thibault. Translated from the French, and with an introduction by Lafcadio Hearn. The author had worked as a poet and journalist before trying his hand at prose, which was met with success. This copy with photo of Anatole France in his study loosely taped to front of volume. --- In Toledano spine #2 / dark brown leatherette ("Croftleather") limp boards / gilt spine titling & horizontal bars / gilt Modern Library/BL device, cover / Brodzky illustrated M-L endpapers / lacks the dust jacket. Likely published c.1919-1925 (no publication date appears in book). ML #22.1. --- With prior owner's signature to half title page and light wear to cover extremities, otherwise a clean, firmly-bound copy but with slightly yellowed leaves.; 16mo (6 to 7 in. tall); xii, 281 pages

Title: The Crime of Sylvestre Bonnard (Member of the Institute) Modern Library spine 2, ML #22.1

Author Name: FRANCE, Anatole

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

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library: [c.1919-25]

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Stock No.: 81273