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"Grand Prix des Meilleurs Romans du Demi-Siecle" Collection, Twelve Volumes

Item Details

Title and Author/Editor: Fermina Márquez (Valery Larbaud), Les Dieux ont Soif (Anatole France), La Colline Inspirée (Maurice Barrès), Un Amour de Swann (Marcel Proust), Confession de Minuit (Georges Duhamel), Silbermann et le Retour de Silbermann (Jacques de Lacretelle), Les Faux Monnayeurs (Andre Gidé ), Thérèse Desqueyroux (François Mauriac), La Conbdition Humanine (André Malraux), Journal d’un Curé de Campagne (Georges Bernanos), La Nausée (Jean-Paul Sartre), La Douceur de la Vie (Jules Romains)
Genre: Literary and Classic
Type of Illustration: Various
Binding: Softcover, Paper over boards, Slipcase
Dust Jacket: Yes
Publisher: Imprimerie Nationale
Publication Year: 1950
Period: Mid-20th Century
Place of Publication: Paris
Edition Statement: Reprints
Limited Edition: Yes
Language: Frecnh
Complete Set: Yes
Volumes: Each is limited edition number 204/300 on laid paper with a second state frontispiece that is tissue-guarded.
Number of Books: 12
Additional Notes: Each softcover book features a transparent cellophane cover, placed in hardcover casing and housed in a slipcase with gilt lettering.
  • Please note, this is an item that may be especially difficult to move and/or transport. Unless the shipping option is selected, the winner is responsible for bringing appropriate assistance, vehicle, proper materials, and any necessary tools to pickup.

Terms & Conditions


- wear to slipcases and spine material with soiling, bumped corners and rubbed edges; curvature to several spines; numerous uncut pages to each volume.


2.5" W x 9.25" H x 7.0" D

- measures Les Faux Monnayeurs.

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