Les Francais Peints Par Eux-memes [ 2 Of 9 ILL Vols]

Les Francais Peints Par Eux-memes [ 2 Of 9 ILL Vols]


b/w; 580, [8] : xviii, 576, [8] pages; Contemporary 3/4 morocco with marbled boards and edges. Joints and corners rubbed, slightly scuffed. With numerous wood engraved plates and text illustrations. Scattered light foxing, edges occasionally dust smudged. Tomes 1 & 2. In all 1300pp. Numerous [aprox 200], drawing and full page plates. 6 3/4 x 10 1/8" 7 pounds. Frontis of winged demon with what appears to be a single horn. This was a series that were issued periodically totally numbering 9 volumes for 1840-1842 with drawings on china paper.

Title: Les Francais Peints Par Eux-memes [ 2 Of 9 ILL Vols]

Author Name: (Balzac, Honore De, Et Al. , Text by).

Illustrator: Illustrated by Gvarni Et Al

Categories: 18th Century,

Edition: 1st

Publisher: Paris, L. Curmer: 1840

Binding: Decorative leather

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Item: 7.00

Seller ID: 38034