Title LE MOINE (THE MONK)
Book Condition Very good: bound in gilt-stamped black, hubbed leather over marbled boards, with marbled endsheets; foxing to pages and page edges, mild wear to extremities, cello-tape reinforced at upper and lower inner hinges (though they don't seem to need it).
Edition First edition thus. Translated into French by Leon de Wailly.
Publisher Paris: H.L. Delloye, 1840.
Seller ID 35346.00
French translation of Lewis's landmark gothic "romance" first published in 1796, which earned him overwhelming popular success and the permanent nickname "Monk Lewis"-- issued in two installments and bound together here in quarter-leather.
Horror. Science Fiction/Fantasy. Mystery.