Flowers of Evil (Fleurs du Mal) in Pattern and Prose
First US Thus.
24cm x 16cm. 142 pages, colour frontispiece, black and white illustrations. Purple cloth, silver lettering and decoration, illustrated jacket.
Baudelaire’s Flowers of Evil translated and edited by C. Bower Alcock and illustrated by Beresford Egan. The first printing of Alcock’s translation with Egan’s illustrations in the United States following the limited 1929 London edition.
Very Good Condition in Good Jacket. Foxing to edges, minor to endpapers, very minor to rest of interior. Jacket shelf worn with small chips and tears to edges, mostly to spine crown. Very Good Condition.