The Bridge of San Luis Rey (Franklin Library Pulitzer Prize-winners series)

By: WILDER, Thornton

Price: $28.50

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Book Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


A beautifully produced edition of author's Pulitzer Prize-winning 1927 novel concerning an Incan rope bridge in Peru that collapsed and one man's multi-year effort to trace the lives of the victims who happened to be on it when it gave way. With illustrations by William Maughan. Issued as part of the publisher's Pulitzer Prize-winners series. One of an unspecified number in this limited edition. --- In full dark brown bonded leather with five raised bands on spine. With gilt and turquoise decorations on both covers and on spine; titling on spine in gilt, and all edges also in gilt. Interior leaves of high-quality paper. Turquoise silk moire endpapers, with matching sewn-in ribbon bookmark. Lacks a dust jacket, as issued. --- A clean, bright, unmarked copy in excellent condition but with just a hint of scratching to textblock gilding.; Octavo - 8 to 9 in. tall; (14), 148 pages

Title: The Bridge of San Luis Rey (Franklin Library Pulitzer Prize-winners series)

Author Name: WILDER, Thornton

Categories: >>Classic Fiction, Literature, >>Pulitzer, Nobel, Booker, Nat Book Award Prize, >>Illustrated Classics, >>Fine Bindings,

Publisher: Franklin Center, Pennsylvania, The Franklin Library: 1976

Binding: Leather

Book Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket

Stock No.: 84040