[Comte de] Mirabeau, Honoré Gabriel Riqueti - Er[r]otika Biblion - 1783

Description
[Comte de] Mirabeau, Honoré Gabriel Riqueti - Er[r]otika Biblion - 1783
Erotica, Literature, Philosophy - Quantity: 1 - Other - see description - Book

One of the sought-after copies of the first edition in beautiful binding and good condition . According to Paul Englisch, 3 different versions of the title vignettes exist; here the one with the attributes of science, identical to the copy in the Austrian National Library in Vienna.

For details on this edition and the history of the edition, please refer to the excellent article by Bertrand Hugonnard-Roche in his blog "Le Bibliomane Moderne" (but a different copy there) of 8 December 2008.

Condition (see photos!): Original condition Book block in beautiful historical half leather binding with gilt ornaments. Cuts gilt, ribbon bookmark. Overall slight signs of age and wear. Binding somewhat worn, some stains inside.
Overall, however, a very nice copy.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Erotica, Literature, Philosophy
Author/ Illustrator
[Comte de] Mirabeau, Honoré Gabriel Riqueti
Book Title
Er[r]otika Biblion
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1783
Edition
1st Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Publisher
a Rome, de l'Imprimerie du Vatican [Neufchâtel]
Binding/ Material
Half leather
Extras
Other - see description
Number of pages
192
Dimensions
19.2×12.6 cm
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