Ducis - Oeuvres de J.F. Ducis - 1826

Description
Ducis - Oeuvres de J.F. Ducis - 1826
Literature - Quantity: 4 - Book

4 quarto volumes containing the posthumous works preceded by a biography of M. Campenon including information about his writing.
Octavo (135 x 215mm).
Green half shagreen, romantic binding, decorated spines.
Pages: Vol 1 : xii + 435 pp ; vol 2 : 472 pp ; Vol 3 : 506 pp ; vol 4 : xcviii + 423 pp
Portrait of the author based on Gérard in the frontispiece of volume 1 and 9 out of text engravings: 7 by Desenne, 1 by Girodet and 1 by Colin.
With 2 music plates by Grétry, which were sold separately, bound in volume 3.
Condition: Overall, in decent condition despite some scuffing and tears on the binding, slightly split joints, foxing, sticker stuck to the joint of volume 4. See photos.

Beautiful book despite the slightly faded condition.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
4
Subject
Literature
Author/ Illustrator
Ducis
Book Title
Oeuvres de J.F. Ducis
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1826
Edition
Reprint
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Nepveu
Binding/ Material
Half leather
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