The George Sand-Gustave Flaubert Letters.
With introduction by Stuart P. Sherman. She seeks reformation for humanity, he sees innate depravity and sees no salvation for humanity save in science and artistocratic organization. These themes underly their affectionate and personal correspondence, and neither is able to move the other to his/her point of view. First edition thus, orange cloth with paper spine label. Top of spine crushed, label a little yellowed. Pages a little yellowed with age. 382 pgs. London: Duckworth & Co. 1922. Hb. USED. $20.00