Henri Murger — LATIN QUARTER Scènes de la Vie de Bohème

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LATIN QUARTER – Scènes de la Vie de Bohème. Translated by Elizabeth Ward Hugus, introduction by D.B.Wyndham Lewis, illustrations “from contemporary sources selected by” Henry Russell Hitchcock, Jr. Hartford: Edwin Valentine Mitchell, and NY: Dodd Mead & Company, 1930 (1851). Large 8vo in publishers hardcover with gilt title and decoration (6.25 x 9.25 inches), red topedge, untrimmed foredges. xxi, 306pp, withb&w illustrations. Free front endpaper with surface abrasion and previous private owners blindstamped (neatly) name to titlepage, else clean, tight and overall well preserved copy
First edition thus

Charming and finely printed American edition of “Scenes of Bohemian Life”. La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini (1896) was based on Murgers stories

Henri Murger — LATIN QUARTER Scènes de la Vie de Bohème

200,00 DKK

In stock