Original edition in contemporary binding.
FIRST EDITION consisting of seventeen of the author's most famous short stories.
Charming copy without any mention, bound at the time and without any stitching.
Red half calf, smooth spine adorned with gilt fillets and friezes, gilt label, full figure R.G. Small lacks of gilding.
(born August 5, 1850 at the Château de Miromesnil in Tourville-sur-Arques, Seine-Inférieure, and died July 6, 1893 in Paris)