Montaigne; An Essay in Two Parts. Andre Gide.

Montaigne; An Essay in Two Parts

London/New York: The Blackamore Press / Horace Liveright, 1929. First edition thus. 8vo, 128pp; polished green linen, stamped in gilt. Fine in a lightly sunned dust jacket with a small folded tear to the rear panel, in original publisher's slipcase, rubbed, with printed label. Item #204981

One 500 numbered copies for sale in the U.S. (another 300 were for sale in England), signed by Gide. The translation was done by Stephen Haden Guest and Trevor E. Blewitt. Gide would receive the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1947.

Price: $500.00

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