Old Goriot (Le Père Goriot)

By: BALZAC, Honoré de

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Set in the author's 19th Century Paris, "Old Goriot" is often referred to by its French title, "Le Père Goriot", and is perhaps Balzac's most admired novel. Translated from the French by Ellen Marriage, with 20 color illustrations by René Ben Sussan and an introduction by François Mauriac. --- In fleurs-de-lis patterned paper-covered boards backed in dark red buckram, with gilt-stamped titling on spine and housed in maroon paper-covered slipcase. Volume jointly published by Nonesuch Press of London, and The Heritage Press of New York. Sandglass flyer laid in (#4N). Glassine wrapper not present. --- The spine is sunned but titling is still readable; interior clean and unmarked. Slipcase with rubbing and tears to corners but remains fully functional.; Small Quarto (9 to 11 in. tall); xviii, 317 pages

Title: Old Goriot (Le Père Goriot)

Author Name: BALZAC, Honoré de

Categories: >>Classic Fiction, Literature, >>Illustrated Classics,

Publisher: New York/London, The Heritage Press/The Nonesuch Press: 1946

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Stock No.: 80167