(Starrett, Vincent). Hugo, Victor
Title RUY BLAS: A Drama in Five Acts
Book Condition Fine in forest green binding decorated with gilt devices and lettering; no dust jacket. From Vincent Starrett's library with his enchanting bookplate to front pastedown and SIGNED by him to the half-title.
Edition First U.S. edition: one of five hundred numbered copies, this is #493. Translated from the original French by ''W.D.S.A.''
Publisher Boston: Estes and Lauriat, 1894.
Seller ID 35809.00
1838 verse drama, which christened Hugo's new Theatre de La Renaissance--a gift to him from the French Royal Family. In the Edition De Luxe, illustrated with numerous tissue-guarded plates and intext compositions by Adrien Moreau, etched by Champollion.
French Literature. Drama. Signed. Illustrated Books.