The Story of Gosta Berling

By: Lagerlof, Selma; Translated By Flach, Pauline Bancroft

Price: $35.00

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Beautiful book, beautifully made. Cover art displays five colors and both face and spine are pristine with bright gilt printing Text block is tight with no cracking to hinges and top edge is gilded. There are no names or writing. Book has ten pages of advertising at back. The author won a contest for novel writing with a few chapters of this book in her native Sweden. It is considered a predecessor of magical realism. 473 pages.

Title: The Story of Gosta Berling

Author Name: Lagerlof, Selma; Translated By Flach, Pauline Bancroft

Categories: Fiction, Literature,

Edition: First American Edition

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown: 1898

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: NO DJ

Seller ID: 25792

Keywords: DSweidish Fiction. Magical Realism.