Item Detail

Item Number 3720
Title Story Of Manon Lescaut And Chevalier Des Grieux, The
Author D'Exiles, Abbe Prevost
Condition F/NONE
Publisher The Heritage Press
Place Published New York
Date Published 1935
Binding Hardcover
Notes Heritage Press edition, 1935. Fine book (marbled paper over boards with leather spine; gilt lettering on spine) in a very good slipcase (brown cardboard; sturdy; there is wear to edges and 1-1/2" area on upper end that has material missing.) The book has been translated from the original text of 1731 by Helen Waddell. There are numerous color illustrations by Pierre Brissaud including the facing page. Story is one of two lovers, a chevalier named Des Grieux and a courtesan named Manon. ; Color Illustrations; 10 x 7 inches; 155 pages
Keyword(s) Abbe Prevost D'Exiles,Literature,Drama,Fiction
Category(ies) Misc. Collectible Fiction,Misc. Non-1sts (HB & PB)
Price $31.50