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LA FIN DU MOYEN AGE ET L'EPOQUE MODERNE 1328-1715. PROGRAMME 4E', 1963 .

Paris: Hatier, 1965. Not Stated Glossy Pictorial Cover Very Good+ No DJ as Issued 8vo (6-1/4 x 8-1/2), 288 pp. Hardbound book w/out DJ. Book and cover both VG to VG+ Some tanning of endpapers, small (1/16") bumps on corner points. Pages tight and clean. Previous owner's name written in small hand upper left of endpaper. Otherwise no marks in book. History tutorial.

$21.50

OEUVRES.

By Merimee, Prosper; Preface by Georges Anex.

Lausanne: La Guilde Du Livre, 1959. First Edition Cloth Near Fine 8vo (6 x 8-1/2), 375 pp with Bibliographic Notes. Near Fine in hardbound maroon cloth with gold title and adornments on front cover and spine. No DJ, as issued. There is slight tanning on the endpapers, otherwise, nearly all pages clean, clear, tight. Cover in remarkably good condition -- no dings or bumps, on tiny (1/32") pale mark on back. In Bro-Dart protective cover. Private printing of 10,000 copies -- Volume 343, Exemplaire 2440 Contains Preface and four sections. Mosaique, a collection of short stories -- Mateo Falcone, Vision de Charles XI, L'enlèvement de la redoute, Tamango, Federigo, La partie de trictrac, Le vase étrusque. Most of these tales were previously published in the Revue de Paris in 1829 and 1830. Carmen -- a novella telling the story of the unfaithful gypsy girl, later made into the opera of the same name by Georges Bizet. Colomba -- Merimee's first famous novella, about a young Corsican girl who forces her brother to commit murder for the sake of a vendetta. Lettres D'Espagne -- from his travels to Spain in 1830.

$27.50