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Théophile Gautier, Paul Lacroix, Jules Janin, Ernest Fouinet, Paul Foucher, Alfred de Musset - Annales romantiques. Recueil de morceaux choisis de littérature Contemporaine‎ - 1834

Théophile Gautier, Paul Lacroix, Jules Janin, Ernest Fouinet, Paul Foucher, Alfred de Musset - Annales romantiques. Recueil de morceaux choisis de littérature Contemporaine‎ - 1834

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Théophile Gautier, Paul Lacroix, Jules Janin, Ernest Fouinet, Paul Foucher, Alfred de Musset - Annales romantiques. Recueil de morceaux choisis de littérature Contemporaine‎ - 1834
Fine Bindings, Literature - Quantity: 1 - Book

First edition preserved in its very beautiful romantic binding. Rare.

This illustrated collection, carefully published by Louis Janet, contains previously unpublished texts (in first edition) in verse or in prose by Théophile Gautier, Paul Lacroix, Jules Janin, Ernest Fouinet, Paul Foucher, A. Le Mire, Alfred de Musset, V. Pavie etc.

Adorned with eight tipped-in engravings on steel, based on J. Cawsz, Stone, Colin, Richter etc etc.

This work is part of collection of 12 volumes published from 1823 to 1836.

“In this collection, which has become difficult to find especially in its contemporary binding, many pieces by famous authors, which are in first edition here, are published(.). It is a set of works(.) which is the prototype of the keepsake... Carteret volume 3, p. 34.

Author: Collective.

Title: Annales romantiques. Recueil de morceaux choisis de littérature Contemporaine‎
Paris Louis Janet 1834

16mo (15 x 9.5cm), (1) ff., vj pp., 315 pp., v

Bradel binding, cream colour, adorned on the boards and the spine with a rich stamped decoration in gilded stamping in the romantic style, all edges gilt. Quite complete with the rigid slipcase also stamped with different gilded stamping.

Sturdy volume, binding in very good condition despite signs of handling on the boards, the headcaps are slightly rubbed, one corner is a little worn. The slipcase is sturdy, faded, slightly rubbed corners. Remains in very good condition. Fresh interior, foxing in the upper margin. The paper of the plates is browned with light foxing. The rest is impeccable.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Fine Bindings, Literature
Author/ Illustrator
Théophile Gautier, Paul Lacroix, Jules Janin, Ernest Fouinet, Paul Foucher, Alfred de Musset
Book Title
Annales romantiques. Recueil de morceaux choisis de littérature Contemporaine‎
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1834
Edition
Illustrated Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Binding/ Material
Half leather
Number of pages
315
Dimensions
15×9.5 cm
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