Madame Bovary By Gustave Flaubert [Translated By Eleanor Marx-Aveling] [SOLD]
Madame Bovary By Gustave Flaubert [Translated By Eleanor Marx-Aveling]  [SOLD]
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Vizetelly, London, 1886, First UK Edition, translated by Eleanor Marx-Aveling, the daughter of Karl Marx, 283 pp, first impression, with gilt scroll borders to top and bottom of upper cover as called for, 2 pp adds preceding the half title, all illustrations and frontis present; in publisher's original decorated teal cloth, the spine is leaning, light fraying to cloth at bottom corner of top cover, introductory gathering has a slight loosening of binding, else tight, not shaken, short crack to top of front end papers, light rubbing to spine and top cover. Pages clean, unmarked without loss or tears, with original publisher's advert laid in. Strong very good in all , a nice copy of the very uncommon and handsome first UK Edition of a landmark in 19th Century Literature. Priced to sell at half the price of current internet listings. More photographs available on request. F1586

Madame Bovary By Gustave Flaubert [Translated By Eleanor Marx-Aveling]  [SOLD]
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Madame Bovary By Gustave Flaubert [Translated By Eleanor Marx-Aveling]  [SOLD]
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Madame Bovary By Gustave Flaubert [Translated By Eleanor Marx-Aveling]  [SOLD]
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Madame Bovary By Gustave Flaubert [Translated By Eleanor Marx-Aveling]  [SOLD]
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Madame Bovary By Gustave Flaubert [Translated By Eleanor Marx-Aveling]  [SOLD]
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Madame Bovary By Gustave Flaubert [Translated By Eleanor Marx-Aveling]  [SOLD]
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