New York: Little Brown, 1950.
Illustrated in black and white. 2 volumes, thick 8vos, two-tone black and white cloth. New York: Little Brown, 1950. Very good(+) in a worn slipcase.
Signed and inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper: "For both dears -- Francis + Shirley (Steegmuller) -- much love, Jacques." Also included with the books are various pieces of related ephemera, including a facsimile copy of a letter from Hector Berlioz, a note from Jacques Barzun on his letterhead, a letter to the Steegmullers referencing Barzun and other included pieces, and a program from a performance of Berlioz's "Damnation of Faust."
Condition: Very Good(+)