New York: Farrar, Straus And Young, 1955. 1955.
1st Edition. Hardcover. First American Edition in English, of Colette's first novel written without the collaborative efforts of her husband. Known primarily as the author of Gigi, Colette's best-known works include My Mother's House, her childhood reminiscences, Sido, her description of World War II German occupation of Paris and her late memoirs, The Evening Star. Small 8vo. 223 pp. Original pink boards with silver lettering to the spine. Fine in near fine, very bright, pc dustwrapper with two indiscernable closed tears on the back panel.
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