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Title:
A Gentle Spirit: A Fantastic Story

Author:
Dostoevsky, Fyodor

Place:
Paris / New York

Publisher:
Harrison of Paris / Minton, Balch and Co.

Date:
1931

Description:
85 pp. Translated from the Russian by Constance Garnett. Mounted full-page frontispiece and mounted tailpiece illustrations by Christian Bérard. 9½x5¾, vellum-backed blue boards, spine tooled and lettered in gilt, top edge gilt, slipcase. No. XLIV of 50 copies (of which 28 are for America) from a total of 495 copies (of which 290 are for America) on Iridescent Imperial Japan vellum printed by L. C. Wittich at Darmstadt, Germany, and designed by Monroe Wheeler. The eighth publication of Harrison of Paris, set by hand in ten-point Stempel-Baskerville.

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Condition:
Light rubbing and edge wear to slipcase; else volume fine.


 
Item number:
125967
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