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HUGO, Victor
Les miserables
New York: Carleton, 1862. 1862 Les Misérables RARE 1st American issue Victor HUGO French Literature 5in1"Even the darkest night will end and the sun will rise." ― Victor Hugo, Les MisérablesThe best-known and oft-considered greatest French writer is unarguably Victor Hugo. His romance novels and stories have withstood the test of language and time. His most famous work, 'Les Miserables', has been transformed into film, theatre, and opera.A rare first American edition, copyrighted in 1862 and printed in five separate volumes. This exceedingly rare example is all five of the original volumes bound as one - note that each volume has a separate title page, unlike the 1863 first 'complete' edition. Item number: #11192Price: $1500HUGO, VictorLes miserablesNew York: Carleton, 1862. First American Edition. 1st printingsDetails:· Collation complete with all pages: 5 volumes in 1o v. 1. Fantine - 171o v. 2. Cosette - 164o v. 3. Saint Denis - 184o v. 4. Marius - 150o v. 5. Jean Valjean - 165· References: Vicaire IV-328/329; Clouzet, p 150· Note on edition:o Each volume has individual title pageo General title page does not mention 'complete in one volume'.· Language: English· Binding: Leather; tight and secure· Size: ~9.5in X 6.5in (24cm x 15.5cm)Our Guarantee:Very Fast. Very Safe. Free Shipping Worldwide.Customer satisfaction is our priority! Notify us with 7 days of receiving, and we will offer a full refund without reservation!11192Photos available upon request.
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