Londres (London): Longman, Hurst, Rees, et Orme, 1809. R. Smirke. Leather. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good / No jacket as issued. Item #002110
Text in French. 4 volume set, complete. A Very Good set. 8vo., [Vol.1] (iv), 447; [Vol.2] (ii), 374; [Vol.3] (v), 423; [Vol.4] (v), 409pp., illustrated with 24 line engravings, 4 as frontispieces, and 5 at the rear of each volume. Each engraving captioned in English and French. Bound in period half morocco and pebbled cloth over boards. Title and volume stamped on spines. Marbled end papers, comb style. teg. Gilt on spines faded. Mild wear to edges. Light foxing to text. Moderate to heavy foxing to the plates. Previous owner's 19th century signature, repeated a few times throughout the set. A very Good set. *** An early 19th century edition of this French classic. ***.