14th May 2013
FLAUBERT, Gustave. Bouvard and Pécuchet. London: H.S. Nichols, 1896. 8vo (230 x 144mm.) Title in red and purple, text printed in purple, frontispiece, additional decorative title and 7 plates, all in 3 states. Contemporary green silk gilt, t.e.g. (spine faded and frayed at foot). Note: appears to be an Edition de Luxe printed on Japanese vellum. Provenance: Rev. A. Thomson Grant, The Red House, Wemyss Castle (pencil inscription by an unidentified hand to front pastedown dated '17.11.1919').
Hammer price: £50
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