HANS THE GRAVEDIGGER. Translated by Bernard Miall. Pierre Descaves, Etienne Gril.

HANS THE GRAVEDIGGER. Translated by Bernard Miall. London: Noel Douglas, 1932. Octavo, pp. [1-6] 7 [8-10] 11-182 [183] [184: blank], original green cloth, spine panel stamped in gold, top edge stained green. First edition in English. A tranlation of HANS LE FOSSOYEUR (Paris: Les Editions de France: 1931). "A grim tragedy, set in a Bavarian prison, involving the governor, a prisoner, the mistress of Prince Friedrich, and Hans, the prison gravedigger. This short book's vigor of characterization and action raise it far above the average." - The Spectator, November 25, 1932, p. 30. A fine copy. OCLC locates 6 copies, only one in America (Louisiana State University). (#164369).

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