Antique (1910s) antiquarian book The Two Dianas Alexander Dumas. Published London UK Waverley Book Co.
This hardcover book is complete at 352 pages | NO dust jacket. Contains both color and black-and-white illustrations.
About the book: The Two Dianas (French: Les Deux Dianes) is the fictionalized love story of Gabriel, Comte de Montgomery who was mortally wounded King Henry II of France. The two Dianas in the title refers to Henry II's favorite, Diana de Poitiers and her daughter, Diana de Castro. The novel also includes a fictionalization of the Martin Guerre story.
Condition: In FAIR! antique condition, there is stress to the bind with a couple of pages having separated from it. The black-embossed spine shows rub and wear but is still legible. Internal pages, printed on newsprint, show expected foxing for the period with significant browning to the last few pages of the book. The images in the book are bright and vivid with NO! fading apparent.
Approximate measurements: 9" x 6" | hardcover | 352 pages | NO dust jacket
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