The Misanthrope - Comedy in Five Acts, 1666 Molière, Jean-Baptiste Poquelin de; Wilbur, Richard (Tr.) [Very Good] [Hardcover]
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VG. INK-SIGNED BY TRANSLATOR on Limited (1500 copy) Edition fly leaf. 1st Printing of the 1955 stated 1st Edition, translated into English verse, with introduction, by US Poet Laureate and renown French verse scholar Richard Wilbur. Book is securely bound, lightly and uniformly age toned (including some age fading to dyed top edge), and, except for moderate cocking and marked-out lines at top of front pastedown, free of other blemishes and markings. Cover is clean, with some age fading (particularly noticeable along top edges) sharp joints and lower corners, gently bumped top corners, straight headcap, tail, hinges and edges, boldly legible lettering and crisply distinct design. (Please see Seller images). Pre-ISBN. ShiroBooks, independent bookseller, takes pride in accurate descriptions, careful wrapping and safe shipping. CONTACT SHIROBOOKS PRIOR TO ORDERING if any questions or for more information, details or photos.