Paris: Grasset, 1925. First French Edition. One of Hesse's two great masterworks, preceded only by the German First, with this edition preceding the English translation by 26 years. Rare; OCLC finds 13 copies, of these, only one held in the U.S. (Ransom Center). Item #986
First Impression, trade issue. Octavo; printed wrappers; 272pp. Text edges lightly tanned, with some trivial wear to extremities; printed price of 7 fr. 50 on the spine panel is very lightly cancelled, with the new price of 9 frs. directly below; very Near Fine.