The Temptation of Saint Anthony. Gustave Flaubert.
The Temptation of Saint Anthony.
The Temptation of Saint Anthony.
The Temptation of Saint Anthony.
(Allen Press)

The Temptation of Saint Anthony.

Kentfield, CA: Allen Press, 1974. Large quarto. (86)pp. One of 140 copies. Illustrated with a woodcut portrait of St. Anthony and numerous woodcuts throughout the text, selected from antiquarian books identified by scholars as Flaubert's source material. His text, based on a 15th-century Persian motif, is translated by Lafcadio Hearn and edited by Francis Carmody. Minor glue offsetting to endleaf gutters, else fine in blue and gold cloth from Fortuny and acetate wrapper. Item #28586

(Allen 40).

Price: $275.00

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