Contes de la Bécasse

1883110 x 180 mm

Original edition in contemporary binding.


1 in stock


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.




Paris,Rouveyre and G. Blond,1883.In-12, Bound,110 x 180 mm,298 pp, table.

Red half calf, smooth spine adorned with gilt fillets and friezes, gilt label, full figure R.G. Small lacks of gilding.


Guy de Maupassant

Henry-René-Albert-Guy de Maupassant

(born August 5, 1850 at the Château de Miromesnil in Tourville-sur-Arques, Seine-Inférieure, and died July 6, 1893 in Paris)