Droll Stories (Modern Library #193.1)

By: BALZAC, Honoré de

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Book Condition: Very Good- in Fair dust jacket


A Modern Library edition offering this famous collection of ribald, amusing stories by the acclaimed French author of "La Comédie humaine". Translated from the French and with preface by unspecified person. --- In Toledano spine 8 / rust cloth / gilt titling on black spine & cover blocks / black topstain / grey Kent endpapers / jacket style h, verso lists 316 titles in ML catalog. Likely published c.1946 (no publication date appears in book). ML #193.1. --- A well-preserved copy: clean, tightly-bound and unmarked except for prior owner's signature to half title page. Fair only dust jacket with considerable chipping, creasing and chafing to edges; remains mostly intact and protected in removable mylar wrapper.; 12mo - 7 to 7-1/2 in. tall; xi, 553 pages

Title: Droll Stories (Modern Library #193.1)

Author Name: BALZAC, Honoré de

Categories: >>Classic Fiction, Literature, >>Modern Library Editions, >>Humor, Puzzles, Diversions,

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library / Random House: [c.1946]

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good- in Fair dust jacket

Stock No.: 84145