Three Famous French Romances: Sapho, Manon Lescaut and Carmen (Modern Library #85.2)

By: DAUDET, Alphonse; PRÉVOST, Antoine François; MÉRIMÉE, Prosper

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An English language collection of three famous French romances in this single Modern Library edition. Includes: "Sapho" by Alphonse Daudet, "Manon Lescaut" by Antoine François Prévost and "Carmen" by Prosper Mérimée. Rendered into English from the French by unattributed translator(s). "Manon" with an introduction by Guy de Maupassant and a preface by Prévost. --- In Toledano spine 8 / blue cloth / gilt titling on red spine & cover blocks / pink topstain / grey Kent endpapers / jacket style h, verso advertises 322 titles in ML catalog. Likely published c.1947 (no date appears in book). ML #85.2. --- A clean, tightly-bound and unmarked copy, but with minor chafing to cloth at edges. Dust jacket with chips & tears along edges, lightly sunned spine and with publisher's price sticker to flap, but remaining mostly intact and protected in removable mylar wrapper.; 12mo (7 to 7-1/2 in. tall) ; (6), 470 pages

Title: Three Famous French Romances: Sapho, Manon Lescaut and Carmen (Modern Library #85.2)

Author Name: DAUDET, Alphonse; PRÉVOST, Antoine François; MÉRIMÉE, Prosper

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

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library / Random House: [c.1954]

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket

Stock No.: 83586