Le Grand Meaulnes par Alain-Fournier . In French language.
The book has several different English translations, the most recent translation, by Jennifer Hashmi, is: ”Big Meaulnes“.
1st Edition. Paris , Éditions Émile-Paul Frères, 1913. No 141524.
Alain-Fournier was the pseudonym of Henri-Alban Fournier, a French author, and soldier. This is the first edition of the only novel he wrote. The novel is considered a classic of French literature. The book is based partly on his childhood. Extremely rare book. Other copies with the present title page go up to 59.000$. (see: addall.com).
Pp. 370 + /2/. Size: 12.5 x 18 cm.
Binding: Original leather, gilt-stamped.
Condition: Title page contains hand signature by the previous owner: “Dara Ristic / 1966”, front page missing, erased pencil text on endpaper (barely visible), otherwise in very good condition.
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