Orientale [L'Aventure De Therese Beauchamps]

By: De Miomandre, Francis; Translated by Ralph Roeder.

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Book Condition: Very Good


First American edition. Publisher's yellow cloth with decorated titles in red and black on the spine and front. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear with mild darkening on the perimeters. 8vo; 8.25 inches tall; 199 pages on stiff paper. Illustrations by Alexander Canedo. ----- Stylized dustjacket with a price of $2.50 has age-toned with wear and small losses at top edge. ----------- The theme of an unloved wife who cheats on her husband is uncommon for the era due to her lover being Chinese. "A boorish husband, a wife starved for love, and a lover out of the East, exotic, passionate, and chivalrous". [from dustjacket]

Title: Orientale [L'Aventure De Therese Beauchamps]

Author Name: De Miomandre, Francis; Translated by Ralph Roeder.

Illustrator: Alexander Canedo.

Categories: Modern Literature,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: New York:, Brentano's: 1929

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 010220