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THE TEMPTATION OF ST. ANTHONY by  Gustave FLAUBERT - Signed First Edition - 1943 - from Charles Agvent and


by FLAUBERT, Gustave

Condition: Fine in an intact, Good slipcase

New York: Limited Editions Club, 1943. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine in an intact, Good slipcase. Warren Chappell. Small folio (8-1/4" x 12-1/2") bound in full tan linen stamped in gold, red, and black. Translated by Lafcadio Hearn. Designed and illustrated with color lithographs by Warren Chappell. Copy #1265 of 1500 SIGNED by the illustrator on the colophon page.


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