Item #5632 The Miraculous Barber. Marcel AYME.
The Miraculous Barber
The Miraculous Barber

The Miraculous Barber

London: The Bodley Head, (1949). First English Edition. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. 8vo. Pp. 255, [1]. Bound in bright red cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Bookseller tag on front pastedown ("Galignani, Librairie Francaise et Etrangere, Paris"). Dust jacket with some fading to spine, where there's a perforation the size of a chickpea. Near Fine / Very Good. Item #5632

First English edition, translated by Eric Sutton. Published the following year in the U.S. by Harper. The dust jacket, designed by Cline with a colorful avant-garde collage of scissors, newsprint and human eyes, has held up well. Dust jacket now enclosed in a removable, clear archival sleeve.

Price: $100.00

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