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Rabelais, Francois. Illus. by Gustave Dore'
Gargantua and Pantagruel
Folio London 2019. Limited to 500 hand-numbered two volume sets that replicates Gustave Dore's masterpiece. The engraved illustrations have been scanned from the 1873 edition featuring 61 full-page plates and 658 smaller illustrations. Quarter-bound in goatskin leather with cloth sides blocked in gold foil on front and spine. Folio, 14 by 10 inches, 1000 pages. Introduced by Stephen Greenblatt, a very readable modern translation by Professor M. A. Screech and essay byÊMilan Kundera. The engraved illustrations have been scanned from the 1873 edition featuring 61 full-page plates and 658 smaller illustrations. In publisher's cloth covered slipcase. Everything is in fine, “as new”, condition. This is a very large, heavy production, about 20 pounds, and may cost extra for shipping. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Different Drummer Books [Niantic, CT, U.S.A.]
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