Title: The Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote de la Mancha
Author: Miguel de Cervantes, Gustave Dore
Publisher: Franklin Library, 1976. This is the rare full-leather limited edition with Dore illustrations.
Condition: Full leather, extensive gilt all over. In very good condition, with very minor wear on spine and edges because of shipping.
bout this Edition:
A beautiful collector’s edition, this massive book features:
- Full top-grade leather binding
- Genuine 22k gold gilt to all edges, front design, spine, and back
- Silk moire endsheets
- Satin bookmark, sewn-in
- Hubbed spine with raised bands
- Smyth-sewn binding for durability
- Premium acid-neutral archival paper that will not yellow
About Don Quixote:
Don Quixote, fully titled The Ingenious Hidalgo Don Quixote of La Mancha (Spanish: El ingenioso hidalgo don Quijote de la Mancha), is a novel written by Spanish author Miguel de Cervantes.
Published in two volumes a decade apart (in 1605 and 1615), Don Quixote is one of the most influential books of the past 400 years. As a founding work of modern Western literature, it regularly appears high on lists of the greatest works of fiction ever published.
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