J.-J. Rousseau - Julie ou la Nouvelle Heloise - 1824

Description
J.-J. Rousseau - Julie ou la Nouvelle Heloise - 1824
Literature, Poetry - Quantity: 5 - Book

J.-J Rousseau - Julie ou la Nouvelle Heloise ou Lettres de Deux Amants habitants d'une petite ville au pieds des Alpes - 1824
Ménard et Desenne edition in five volumes.
287 + 321 + 332 + 347 + 352 pages

Brown original half leather bindings in good condition except for some rare light friction on the covers and crowns, marbled covers and edges, gilded adornment on the smooth spine of each volume, gilded titling, charming bindings.

Inside in good condition, light soiling, works containing several delicate out of text engravings.

This great sensitive novel, which was considered the glory of the epistolary novel, was very successful as soon as it was published, 4000 copies of the first edition were printed.
The book was blacklisted in 1806 for contempt of the Church's values.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
5
Subject
Literature, Poetry
Author/ Illustrator
J.-J. Rousseau
Book Title
Julie ou la Nouvelle Heloise
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1824
Edition
1st Edition Thus
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Binding/ Material
Half leather
Dimensions
9×14 cm
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