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Beau Ideal

By: Wren, P.C.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1928

Seller ID: CS00485

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth, 12mo, 373 pages; inscription in elegant pen on front free endpaper; attractively illustrated dust jacket a bit soiled and edge worn. The fifth installment in the Beau Geste series, chronicling the adventures of the men of the French Foreign Legion in North Africa. From the dust jacket: "Against the background of color- the red and blue uniforms of the Legion, the flaming desert, the green of the oasis- is this gallant theme: a man running desperate risks to save the husband of the woman he loves- a soldier's heroism in a barbarous and terrible country". View more info

Dew and Mildew, A Tale of India

By: Wren, P.C.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1927

Seller ID: CS00486

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth, 12mo, 320 pages; inscription in elegant pen on front free endpaper; attractively illustrated dust jacket lightly foxed and edge worn. A handsome copy of this vintage classic, dust jacket illustrated by B.B. Alexandery. From the dust jacket: "An old Fakir cursed a rich Parsi who tore down a shrine and built on its site a pretentious bungalow and extended his curse to all those who should ever live within its walls. From a chain of gruesome coincidences the house came to be known as Sudden-death lodge and for a number of generations the curse carried on its work. A story full of ... View more info