Jean de La Fontaine, Oeuvres. Paris, Lefèvre, 1827. 6 volumes in-8, CLI-310p, 380p, XVI-552p, 572p, 421p & 606p.
Gorgeous edition on large vellum paper adorned with a frontispiece, with notes by Charles-Athanase Walckenaer (first edition with notes).
Half tan calfskin binding, spine with decorated bands, Morocco title and volume number pieces, gilded top of text block. Paper a little yellowed, some foxing and small stains.
Very beautiful copy in a lovely binding Circa 1880.
The set is quite heavy (postage is fitting).
- Number of Books
- Author/ Illustrator
- Jean de La Fontaine & Walckenaer
- Book Title
- Very good
- Publication year oldest item
- 1st Edition
- Original language
- Binding/ Material