The Red and the Black.
Translated by C. K. Scott-Moncrieff. Introduction by Hamilton Basso. ILlustrated by Rafaello Busoni.New York, The Heritage Press, 1947 Stock Code: 140265
NotesFirst Heritage Press edition of Stendhal's Le Rouge et le Noir (1830), in a very handsome Maurin binding.
Large octvo (255 x 165 mm). Finely bound by Maurin in contemporary deep red morocco, spine gilt in compartments with raised bands and two black morocco title labels gilt, double gilt rule bordering sides, gilt-rolled turn-ins, marbled endpapers, top edge gilt.
Colour illustrations in the text by Busoni.
Excellent condition, minor stain to fore-edge of pages only.
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