2007. Item #15497
Deblaise, Philippe. Nouvelles d'un Livre. Actes Sud, 2007. 190p, no ills. New paperbound. In French. ** Imaginative historical novel about a 16th-century edition of Fiaschi's work on horsemanship, as it travels through the hands of La Gueriniere, Mottin de La Balme, the publisher Huzard, the circus equestrian Laurent Franconi, several cavalry officers, and others, and eventually plays a role in the French Resistance in World War II. Can be sent outside the U.S. for less than the default shipping rate.