Lot 92 of 459:
1st French edition of Crawford's Francesca da Rimini  

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Estimate:
$500 - $800

Title:
Francesca da Rimini, Drame en Cinq Actes dont un Prologue représenté au Théatre Sarah Bernhardt, le 22 Avril 1902

Author:
Crawford, Francis Marion

Place:
Paris

Publisher:
Librairie Charpentier et Fasquelle

Date:
1902

Description:

8vo, contemporary brown half morocco, marbled paper boards and endpapers, gilt lettering, t.e.g., others untrimmed. Unopened. Original printed wrappers bound in. First Edition of the first French translation, No. 15 of 20 numbered copies on Japan paper.

BAL 4211. See BAL 4210 for the first edition in English, of which 12 copies only were printed for copyright purposes; this French edition is described under BAL 4211, which notes, "Also five copies printed on Japan paper," but in fact there were 20, as stated in this copy. Curiously, neither the English or French edition were located on OCLC.


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Condition:
Fine copy.


 
Item number:
250214
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