Title: Le Prix de la vie, 1877
Author: Mathilde Bourdon
Publisher: Libraire de J. Lefort
Condition: Very Good
An extremely scarce late 19th century edition of The Prize for Life, followed by several short stories, by the author of Key to the Heart.
Worldcat records only one existing copy of this edition in libraries.
This edition is bound in a richly decorated and ornate cartonnage binding of the period, with golden gilt against purple and white, and a central panel of an idyllic cottage.
One finely decorated cartonnage volume in 12mo, 142 pages
On note of condition this volume is in very good shape, with minor rubbing and wear to the binding, and a small hole on the front joint and central panel. There is virtually no foxing or staining throughout.