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Sidonie's Revenge

By: Daudet, Alphonse

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Greening & Co.: 1911

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: VN0528

Condition: Good


Translated [from the French] by Henry Blanham, Frontispiece of author and decorated title page. Original lilac cloth with raised pattern on boards. Spine sunned, otherwise good. A volume in The Lotus Library. View more info

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Jack, translated [from the French] by Laura Ensor. [Jack, 1876]

By: Daudet, Alphonse

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, George Routledge & Sons: 1890

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 03865

Condition: Very Good


Original two-tone cloth binding: spine in navy blue with gilt lettering, with maroon boards; green-and-white patterned endpapers, top edge gilt. Boards faintly sunned, otherwise very good. Daudet's novel -- which some see as influenced by Dickens -- tells the sad story of an illegitimate boy and his selfish mother. Wolff [1729] has a two-volume edition of the same translation issued by Dent in 1896 -- and this is also the edition cited by Baker in Best Fiction. Both seem... View more info

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The Popinjay, Translated from the French by Henry Blanchamp

By: Daudet, Alphonse

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Greening & Co: 1909

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 03083

Condition: Good


Frontispiece and decorated title page. Original deep lilac cloth with raised flower designs on front board, blocked in gilt on spine. Spine sunned, otherwise good+ View more info

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The Nabob

By: Daudet, Alphonse

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Greening & Co.: 1902

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: VN0527

Condition: Good


Translated [from the French] by Henry Blanham, Frontispiece of author and decorated title page. Original lilac cloth with raised pattern on boards. Spine sunned, otherwise good. Volume 3 in The Lotus Library. View more info

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The Nabob. A Story of Parisian Life and Manners, translated [from the French] by E. Clavequeen (1878). [Le Nabab, 1877]

By: Daudet, Alphonse

Price: £120.00

Publisher: London, Smith, Elder & Co.: 1878

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 90021

Condition: Good


First English Edition in Three Volumes. Original green cloth, lettered and decorated in black on boards, in black and gilt on spines; yellow endpapers. Rebacked with original spines relaid; spines a little darkened, free corners rubbed, a few light marks, remains of Mudie's bookplates on front boards, a little foxing, good. Wolff [1731], although this copy has initial blank leaves in volumes II & III (Wolff says I & II), and no advertisements in Volume I. The first of Da... View more info

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Fromont Junior and Risler Senior (1880/1894) translated by Edward Vizetelly

By: Daudet, Alphonse

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co: 1894

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: VN1865

Condition: Very Good


Original navy-blue cloth, lettered and decorated in silver and green; black endpapers. Light scuffing, light foxing, very good. Daudet's novel appeared in France in 1874, and the first English edition (under the title Fromont the Younger and Risler the Elder) was issued by Henry Vizetelly in 1880. By 1894 the Vizetelly firm had folded and Vizetelly's son Edward oversaw this new (or rather revised) translation. View more info