Monsieur des Lourdines

1911117 x 185 mm

ORIGINAL EDITION Prix Goncourt 1911
Copy well established at the time by J. Kauffmann & F. Horclois




ORIGINAL EDITION of the author's first novel, he was awarded the Prix Goncourt in 1911.
Current edition, no large paper announced but there are 10 copies on Japon and 20 copies on Arches for the Société des XX.

A fine copy of the period by J. Kauffmann & F. Horclois, inscribed "Prix Goncourt" at the foot.

Paris,Grasset,1911. Bound,117 x 185 mm,289 pp.

Bound in contemporary style by J. Kauffmann & F. Horclois. Fawn half calf with marbled paper corners, spine ribbed richly decorated with gilt framing, fillets and roulettes, red morocco title page, gilt head, double gilt fillet on covers, cover preserved without spine, bookmark. Some spotting to boards, otherwise in good condition.


Alphonse de Chateaubriant

(born in Rennes on 25 March 1877 and died in exile in Kitzbühel, Austria, on 2 May 1951)

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