The Alcestiad


170 pages. The Alcestiad or, A Life in the Sun; The Drunken Sisters. First Edition from the The First Edition Society and The Franklin Library. Bound in leather. Gilt decorations on cover. Spine has "First Edition" on it along with title, author, and "The Franklin Library". Two raised bands on spine. Ribbon bookmark. Satin endpapers. All edges are gilt.



  • The Alcestiad
  • Thornton Wilder
  • Daniel Maffia, illustrator
  • The Franklin Library, 1977
  • First edition