Item #76430 GREEN MANSIONS: A Romance of the Tropical Forest. W. H. Hudson.

GREEN MANSIONS: A Romance of the Tropical Forest

London: Duckworth & Co., 1904. First Edition. Hardcover. In the second state binding, with the publisher's blind-stamped device on the rear board. Hudson's best known novel, an exotic romance concerning a traveler to the Guyana jungle of southeastern Venezuela and his encounter with a forest dwelling girl. It served as the basis for a 1959 motion picture starring Audrey Hepburn and Anthony Perkins. Octavo. Original green cloth binding, with gilt titles and bevelled edges. Bookplate to the front pastedown. Some general dust staining to the top edge. The spine is darkened just a touch, with a few faint spots to the boards; otherwise very good. Housed in a custom cloth slipcase. Very good. Item #76430

Price: $150.00

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