Jean de La Fontaine & Walckenaer - Oeuvres - 1827

Description
Jean de La Fontaine & Walckenaer - Oeuvres - 1827
Literature - Quantity: 6 - Book

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).

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
6
Subject
Literature
Author/ Illustrator
Jean de La Fontaine & Walckenaer
Book Title
Oeuvres
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1827
Edition
1st Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Binding/ Material
Leather
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