Jean-Jacques Rousseau / Moreau, Monsieur, Cochin - Oeuvres de J.J. Rousseau Nouvelle édition ornée de 20 gravures] - 1817
Beautiful edition of the Works of J.J. Rousseau given by Deterville and printed by Didot in 18 vol. in-8 on white laid paper.
Illustrated by Moreau, Monsieur, Cochin with 19/20 plates including the frontispiece portrait and 29 music plates including 15 folding ones (in the volumes of the music dictionary);
Bindings of good quality in aubergine glazed half-calf, smooth spine decorated with gilded irons.
Very good general condition, clean copy, solid bindings, the leather has some handling defects: rubbing, micro tear without lack in the head cover of volume 4. Fresh and clean interior, some very rare marginal foxing. In volume 2 a halo in the margin of pp619-642, in volume 13 a very discreet trace of wetting in the margin of the last approx. 15 sheets.
AUTHOR: JJ Rousseau
TITLE: Works of J.J. Rousseau citizen of Geneva. New edition adorned with twenty engravings.
PUBLISHER: Paris, Deterville, 1817. 18 octavo volumes of approx. 500pp each. ( 3+2+2+3+2+1 +1+1+3+1