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Candide or, Optimism

Candide or, Optimism

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Candide or, Optimism

by VOLTAIRE, Francois Marie Arouet de; Richard Aldington, transl; May Neama, illus

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New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1973. First Thus. First LEC printing. Number 310 of 1500 copies signed by the illustrator. Quarto (29cm). White leather over maroon and white gilt-stamped boards; 123pp; illus. Very slight toning to leather on spine, else a Fine copy in Near Fine slipcase. Monthly Letter laid in.

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Bookseller
Lorne Bair Rare Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
81290
Title
Candide or, Optimism
Author
VOLTAIRE, Francois Marie Arouet de; Richard Aldington, transl; May Neama, illus
Book Condition
Used
Quantity Available
1
Edition
First Thus
Publisher
The Limited Editions Club
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1973
Bookseller catalogs
Illustrators; Literature Before 1900;

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