Item #501485 THE TEMPTATION OF ST. ANTHONY. Gustave Flaubert, Lafcadio Hearn trans., Mahlon Blaine ill.
THE TEMPTATION OF ST. ANTHONY
THE TEMPTATION OF ST. ANTHONY

THE TEMPTATION OF ST. ANTHONY

Williams, Belasco and Meyers, 1930. Hardcover. [10], 9-189 pp. Translated by Lafcadio Hear and illustrated by Mahlon Blaine. 8vo, Deluxe Edition. Black cloth over beveled boards, gilt stamped title to spine and front cover with gilt stamped Blaine drawing of nude she-devil beguiling the hermit in prayer before the cross; black topstain, deckled fore and tail edges, cold-pressed endpapers. Contemporary bookseller ticket from 'Meier & Frank (leo),' the longtime Portland, Oregon department store, to RFEP. Some trivial rubbing to extremities, else a very sharp and attractive copy. FINE. Item #501485

Price: $100.00