MARIE ANTOINETTE

By: HILAIRE BELLOC

Price: £18.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


Navy cloth boards with gilt titles to spine. 230 x 150 mm approx. xiv + 434 pp. Frontis + 30 plates and 5 maps as called for. First published in 1909 the copy offered by us is of the 6th Edition of 1928. This biography is brought into best relief by regarding Marie Antoinette as the heroine of a drama which unfolds around her yet in spite of her from the moment of her birth making it what the Greeks would call a "Tragedy" VVG/Good (Book - No notable soiling or shelf wear to boards. Offset browning to end papers, no previous owner name or insc paper of book block evenly tanned with a little light foxing to edges. Binding sound. Dust Jacket - Moderate rubbing to extremities with general light soiling, sunned spine and some loss to extremities - mainly around head of up to 3mm approx in depth and two small tears to rear panel of up to 15 mm approx. No protected in a removable proprietary sleeve). Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale.

Title: MARIE ANTOINETTE

Author Name: HILAIRE BELLOC

Categories: History, Autobiography /Biography,

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Publisher: LONDON, METHUEN & CO: 1928

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Seller ID: 120221

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