A Century of French Romance (7 vols).
New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1902. 2167 pp., 8vo. Hardcovers w/ red leather spines & corners. This edition is limited to 250 sets, of which this is number 214. Illustrated w/ original plates in colors, photogravure portraits, & text portraits, w/ notes by Octave Uzanne. Includes: Mauprat by George Sand, The Black Tulip by Alexandre Dumas, Colomba and Carmen by Prosper Merimee, The Romance of a Poor Young Man by Octave Feuillet, The King of the Mountains by Edmond About, Abbe Constantin and A Marriage for Love by Ludovic Halevy, and Pierre & Jean by Guy de Maupassant. Slight scuffing, soiling, flexing & edgewear to boards. Some edgewear, light soiling, slight cocking & shaking to spines but bindings sturdy. Light foxing & soiling to textblock edges; gilt top edges. Some creasing & sm tears to hinges. Some light wrinkling to some eps. Very light soiling scattered mostly clean & crisp textblocks. Very Good Hardcover (Item ID: 154217)