William Heinemann, 1925, Hardcover (Half Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No, First, Illustrated By: Laboureur
JACQUES CAZOTTE. The Devil in Love, London: William Heinemann, 1925. Octavo, No. 174 of an edition of 395, pp. x, 87, gray paper-covered boards quarter-bound in black cloth with a paper label to the spine, 6 copperplate engravings by J.E. Laboureur. English translation of an 18th-century tale by a French civil servant who was executed during the Reign of Terror, about a soap-operatic love affair. Condition of this book: Worn at extremities, finger marks to covers, label chipped and fading, overall very good. Special Limited Edition, first issue in this format. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Illustrator: Laboureur. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; France; 1920s; Literature & Literary. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 54460.