"Le Roi des Montagne" by Edmund About" is a novel in French first published in 1857. This edition was published in Paris by "Librairie Hachette et Cie, 79, Boulevard Saint-Germain." A film version was released in 1962. The English title of the book is "King of the Mountains." The story centers around a young botanist sent out by a Paris Museum to study plants in Greece. In Greece he meets an English woman and her daughter. The three of them encounter a band of brigands led by The King of the Mountains. The book has a format of 7 inches by 4 inches. It has 301 pages. The cover is leather bound on the spine and corners and has a handsome deckle paper on front and back. There is a bit of wear to the cover and the front lower corner has a tad of curvature. Generally the book is in very nice condition. There is an occasional word lightly written in, which may be editing.