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The Water of the Hills. Jean de Florette & Manon of the Springs: Two Novels by  Marcel PAGNOL - First Edition - 1988 - from Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA and

The Water of the Hills. Jean de Florette & Manon of the Springs: Two Novels

by PAGNOL, Marcel

Condition: Near Fine/Near Fine

San Francisco: North Point Press, 1988. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. First edition. Octavo. 440pp. Translated from the French by W.E. van Heyningen. Textblock edges lightly foxed, else fine in a lightly rubbed and lightly spine-sunned, near fine dustwrapper. Scarce.
  • Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 436493
  • Title: The Water of the Hills. Jean de Florette & Manon of the Springs: Two Novels
  • Author: PAGNOL, Marcel
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine
  • Jacket condition: Near Fine
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0865473110
  • ISBN 13: 9780865473119
  • Publisher: North Point Press
  • Place: San Francisco
  • Date published: 1988
  • Keywords: FrenchLiterature


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