New York: Captain's Bookshelf, 2010. First Edition. A Novel. One of 180 numbered copies signed by Kostova. This special deluxe edition was published by The Captain's Bookshelf. Second novel by the author of THE HISTORIAN. A tragic novel of art and passion set in late 19th-Century France. Laid in is a special bookmark of the Captain's Bookshop. Full burgundy cloth. Very fine in publisher's slipcase. Issued without dj.