Lot 45 of 222:
Flaubert's L'Éducation Sentimentale, 1st ed  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$632.50
Estimate:
$1,000 - $1,500

Title:
L'Éducation Sentimentale: Historie d'un Jeune Homme.

Author:
Flaubert, Gustave

Place:
Paris

Publisher:
Michel Lévy

Date:
1870

Description:

2 vols. [4], 427; [4], 331, [1] + 32 ad. pp.(8vo) 22x13.5 cm (8¾x9½") modern green quarter morocco, decorated boards, gilt lettering to spine. Original printed front wrapper bound in each volume before the half-title. 32-page publisher's catalogue dated November, 1869, at the end of volume two. First Edition.

Handsome, finely bound copy of Flaubert's famous realistic novel about the young man Frédéric Moreau and his love for an older woman.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Light rubbing to extremities; a bit of light foxing and toning to page edges; a handsome set, near fine or better.


 
Item number:
289204
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