Monsieur Beaucaire by Booth Tarkington (Heritage Press)
Hardcover. Condition: Fine. 1961. The Heritage Press.
Slipcase in Very Good condition.
A classic short story story with a preface from J. Donald Adams.
The adventures of a dashing young prince who dispensed with protocol in selecting his wife. He hit upon the unique scheme of impersonating a barber in order to be perfectly free to choose the lady of his heart. The prince is actually Louis Phillipe de Valois, cousin of Louis XV of France, and certainly no gallant ever encountered more adventure in the pursuit of a bride . . .