Fables Nouvelles, La Haye Et Se Trouve [2 Vols In 1, 99 Illustrations]

By: Dorat, Claude Joseph

Price: $540.50

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Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


engravings; Engraved titles, 99 headpiece illustrations engraved by Ghendt and others and 99 tailpiece illustrations, by C. P. Marillie. Nineteenth century 3/4 morocco and marbled paper covered boards, marbled endpapers and edges, front hinge starting, text block solid, contents clean.. Provenance- Schorsch bookplate. Lewine adds: "In delicacy of execution, as well as in the beauty of the embellishments, the book rivals Les Baisers and must be regarded as Marillier's masterpiece." Lewine 150-151; Cohen-De Ricci 313-316; Ray, French 43. Presumed 1st as this is the earliest date recorded on WC. Fables: : Engravings: : French Language

Title: Fables Nouvelles, La Haye Et Se Trouve [2 Vols In 1, 99 Illustrations]

Author Name: Dorat, Claude Joseph

Categories: French Language,

Edition: 1st

Publisher: A Paris, Chez Delalain, Rue De La Comedie Francois: 1773

Binding: 3/4 leather

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 38024