Short Stories (Modern Library #40.1)

By: BALZAC, Honoré de

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Book Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Eleven of Honoré de Balzac's short stories, including "Don Juan" and "Christ in Flanders" in an early Modern Library edition. With listing of other Modern Library titles and a promotional article about the series at rear of volume. --- In Toledano spine #2 / brown leatherette ("Croftleather") limp boards / gilt spine titling & horizontal bars / gilt Modern Library/BL device, cover / brown topstain / Brodzky illustrated M-L endpapers / lacks the dust jacket. Likely published c.1921-1923 (no publication date listed, but 1921 date appears at rear of volume). ML #40.1. --- With prior owner's signature, dated 1923, to half title page, slightly darkened leaves but otherwise a clean, firm copy which has aged quite well.; 16mo (6 to 7 in. tall); (6), 252, (10, ads) pages

Title: Short Stories (Modern Library #40.1)

Author Name: BALZAC, Honoré de

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

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library / Boni and Liveright, Inc.: [c.1921-1923]

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket

Stock No.: 82580