The Comical Romance of Paul Scarron
Scarron, Paul. Translated by Rom Brown et. al. 1700. Introduction by Benjamin Boyce

London & New York Benjamin Blom 1968 First edition thus Thick octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. Slight soiling to top of textblock. xxviii, 465 p. A reprint of Scarron's classic 17th century "prose poem" - part burlesque, part picturesque novel, part comedy, part romance, and part drama. The work is set among the middle class in Le Mans France, where Scarron spent 4 years as secertary to the Bishop there. The work saw 20 editions between 1651 and 1700. Very Good without dust jacket Hardcover in full cloth (Item ID: 13157)


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