Lot 2 of 443:
Manon Lescaut, 1928 illustrations by Alastair  

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Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Manon Lescaut

Author:
Prevost d'Exiles, Antoine Francois

Place:
London and New York

Publisher:
John Lane the Bodley Head / Dodd, Mead and Company

Date:
1928

Description:

Translated from the French by D.C. Moylan. Introduction by Arthur Symons. Illustrated with 11 plates printed in red & black from designs by Alastair; printed glassine guards. (folio) 31.5x25 cm, (12½x10") original tan cloth with blindstamped title and spine. No. 270 of 1850 copies.

Alastair is the nom de plume of Hans Henning Otto Harry Baron von Voigt,  German artist, composer, dancer, mime, poet, singer and translator.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Rebacked with the original spine strip laid on, the spine darkened, wear at cover edges and corners; overall very good.


 
Item number:
307055
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