By: Le Sage, Alain Rene
Price: $20.00 USD
New York, A.L. Burt Company:
Seller ID: 009710
Binding: Full Leather on Flexible Board
Condition: Good Plus to Very Good
Smooth red calf on flexible boards. Front hinge cracked and glued. Small nick in cover edge. Translated by Tobias Smollett. Gil Blas is born into poverty, but a rich uncle sends him to university. Involved by coincidence in a robbery, he survives jail and becomes a valet. His practiced observations of his fellow Spaniards are widely noted, and he enters the favour of the king and prime minister. He retires in luxury. 629 pp. View More...