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Hotel Splendide, US 1st Ed

Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books

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Hotel    Splendide, US 1st Ed
Hotel    Splendide, US 1st Ed
Hotel    Splendide, US 1st Ed
Hotel    Splendide, US 1st Ed
Hotel    Splendide, US 1st Ed
Hotel    Splendide, US 1st Ed
Hotel    Splendide, US 1st Ed
Hotel    Splendide, US 1st Ed

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Product Information

Era:

Vintage; 1910-1950

Condition:

Very Good; jacket is surface damaged on back

Materials:

hardback

Size:

8.6" L x 6" W x 1" H

Why We Love This

Hotel Splendide by Ludwig Bemelmans. New York: Viking Press, 1941. First printing. A good copy of Bemelmans' now rare fifth book of autobiographical incidents based on his own adventures in the hotel trade in an age of gilded elegance. Illustrated by his own bold drawings. Book is perfect internally. Jacket has damage to back surface where two areas have been scraped and later repaired.
As described by Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books

Why We Love This

Hotel Splendide by Ludwig Bemelmans. New York: Viking Press, 1941. First printing. A good copy of Bemelmans' now rare fifth book of autobiographical incidents based on his own adventures in the hotel trade in an age of gilded elegance. Illustrated by his own bold drawings. Book is perfect internally. Jacket has damage to back surface where two areas have been scraped and later repaired.

About Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books

Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books is based in Manhattan, helping collectors to build unique libraries by finding and celebrating unusual works. Whether your interests lie in poetry, art history, first editions of modern classics, or getting hold of some favorite childhood book, this is the perfect way to rediscover the best books from the last 70 years. Unless indicated, almost all books are US or UK first editions and all defects are noted.