Pity for Women
First UK edition of the first to novels of de Montherlant's tetralogy (Les Jeunes Filles and Pitie pour Les Femmes)
First UK one-volume edition, hardback bound in red cloth with gilt titling to spine. 19 × 13cm, 336pp.
The first English single-volume edition of de Montherlant's Les Jeunes Filles and Pitie pour Les Femmes, which were the first two novels of his famous tetralogy. The novels describe the relationship between a libertine novelist and his adoring women victims.
A good reading copy. The red cloth is creased to the upper board and lightly rubbed. There is a slight lean to the spine. The book is in strong readable condition with clean pages and the inner binding is secure.