FARRERE, Claude. La Dernière Déesse.
Paris, Ernest Flammarion, 1920.
8vo (180x136 mm), (8)-286 pages. binding : Contemporary half green morocco, gilt flat spine lettered in gilt with mosaic ornaments, top edge gilt. Original printed wrappers bound in. Untrimmed edges. Binding signed by H. Capelle. As new. Copy on "Japon" paper.
"La Dernière Déesse" is a novel by Claude Farrère (1876-1957), who was a naval officer and a very prolific French writer, known for his work during his lifetime.
He was elected to the French Academy on March 28th, 1935.
This very good first edition, with original printed wrappers bound in and untrimmed edges, is one of the 145 copies on "Japon" paper, (n ° 103).