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1930s Balzac & Hawthorne, Pair


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1930s Balzac & Hawthorne, Pair
1930s Balzac & Hawthorne, Pair
1930s Balzac & Hawthorne, Pair
1930s Balzac & Hawthorne, Pair
1930s Balzac & Hawthorne, Pair
1930s Balzac & Hawthorne, Pair

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Vintage; 1910-1950
Good; missing dust jackets, rubbing on spine
7.5" L x 5" W x 2.5" H

Why We Love This

The Marble Faun by Nathaniel Hawthorne and Pére Goriot by Honoré de Balzac. The Book League of America, New York, 1931. Hardcovers lacking dust jackets. No editions stated. 378 and 348 pages. Rubbing, fading to spines of both books. Interiors clean with no marks, stains or tears with the exception of previous owner's bookplates. Slight yellowing to pages. Classic works by Hawthorne and Balzac with Art Deco decorative boards.
As described by MCME

About MCME

For more than 20 years, MCME’s The Sophisticated Reader partners have collected and sold books on art, design and popular culture in antique stores, vintage markets and at rare book auctions. MCME specializes in sought-after antique and vintage hardcovers, paperbacks and magazines. We also curate private library installations. Experienced as interior designers and writers, we have been widely published in the entertainment and news media, and have appeared on Bravo's "Million Dollar Decorator."

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