The Marble Faun or the Romance of Monte Beni. Nathaniel HAWTHORNE.
The Marble Faun or the Romance of Monte Beni.

The Marble Faun or the Romance of Monte Beni.

New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1931. Hardcover. Introduction by Herbert Gorman. Illustrations by Carl Strauss. Complete 2-volume set. 12mo. Limp tan tweed with gilt-lettered cloth spine labels, paper-covered slipcase with paper spine label. xxvii, 357pp; 389pp. Top edges gilt. Full-page color etchings. Very good/very good. Spines mildly age toned and a few small spots on page outer edges; slipcase lightly worn but strong and nice. Item #47583

Attractive copy of this LEC edition of Hawthorne's 1860 fantasy romance, with colophon at rear noting limitation of 1500 numbered copies (this #504) signed boldly by illustrator Strauss. Laid in is the publisher's heavy stock 5½" X 3½" printed announcement card. NEWMAN 23.

Price: $120.00

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