The Red and the Black. Stendhal.

The Red and the Black

Illustrated by Rafaello Busoni Hardcover, Norwalk, Connecticut: Easton Press, 1980. Near Fine. Bound in dark red leather with 22k gold trim. Gilded page edges, moire endpapers, and a sewn-in silk bookmark. Illustrated by Rafaello Busoni. Introduction by Hamilton Basso. Translated by C. K. Scott-Moncrieff. Part of The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written series. Reprint of the very high quality Limited Edition Club edition of 1947. The LEC produced very fine books from 1929 to about 1975. Easton bought the rights to the LEC and many of the best Easton books are reprints of the LEC editions. This book has had one owner. I bought it from an Easton Press subscriber. Head edge near ribbon is scuffed. No previous owner markings of any kind. ; 450 pages. [Item #51109]

Price: $22.99

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