Collins, 1955, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Fair, Reprint
note, introduction by Sidney Dark and bibliography. Black-and-white Illustrated frontispiece of author, illustrator not credited. Illustrated endpapers, being a interlocked 'C's reproduced many times against a gray coloured background. Green coloured cloth covered boards with gilt coloured titles to the backstrip. Pale green coloured tint to the top text block edge. Illustrated dustwrapper, being the publisher's logo against a yellow coloured background with black coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. Who was the man in the iron mask? and why was he kept in captivity and misery? To those in the know, he was the twin brother of Louis XIV, and, to avoid dissension over succession the twin brother was exiled. Enter Aramis, now general of the Jesuits, who plans a coup d'état ... Collins Pocket Classic series -- number 506. Bumping to the backstrip edges and rubbing to the book corners. Browning to the text block edges and light age toning to the internal text. Original bookseller's stamp to the lower left-hand corner of the free front end paper. Chipping to the dustwrapper corners and a 1.75" tear to the top front spine gutter with a horizontal tear across the full width of the backstrip. Sunning to the backstrip and a little sunning and handing marks to the dustwrapper panels. Small tear to the top edge of the dustwrapper panel. Size: 16mo - up to 6 ¾" tall - Sextodecimo. , 5-607, , pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Literature & Literary; France; Renaissance 16thc to 17thc; Inventory No: 0117433.