Tales Of Hoffman [Laboccetta Illus]


By ETA Hoffman

Uncommon beautifully illustrated book of these famous stories

Out of stock


  • Undated but c1930s [Dodd, Mead & Co, NY, but with Harrap on spine]
  • Numerous colour illustrations [some full-page] by¬† Mario Laboccetta
  • Illustrated cloth boards, faded in parts; in pictorial dustjacket, chipped and torn, with significant loss to spine and rear; a good+ copy
  • Includes The Interdependence Of Things; The Sandman; The Mystery Of The Deserted House; The Lost Reflection; & The Walled-In Door
  • Two of these tales form the basis for the Offenbach opera titled thus [originally scheduled to be performed by Opera Australia in August 2021, it has been delayed to a future season click here for details]