Rabelais - Oeuvres. Edition variorum - 1823

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Rabelais - Oeuvres. Edition variorum - 1823
Erotica, Illustrated, Literature, Natural History - Quantity: 9 - tipped in plates - Book

Oeuvres de Rabelais, édition variorum, augmentée de pièces inédités, des Songes drôlatiques de Pantagruel, ouvrage posthume, avec l'explication en regard ; des remarques de Le Duchat, de Bernier, de Le Motteux, de l'abbé de Marsy, de Voltaire, de Ginguené, etc. ; et d'un nouveau commentaire historique et philologique, par Esmangart et Eloi Johanneau.


Nine octavo volumes (22 x 14 cm):
I. [4]-484 pp., with frontispiece and two plates
II. [4]-399 pp., with frontispiece
III. [4]-531 pp., with frontispiece
IV. [4]-512 pp., with frontispiece and two plates -
V. [4]-515 pp. -
VI. [4]-452 pp., with frontispiece and one plate
VII. [4]-459 pp., with frontispiece
VIII. [4]-533 pp., with frontispiece
IX. [14]-XXXII-482 pp., with frontispiece portrait and 120 woodcuts by Thompson.

Also has folded map, often not included. So a complete set!

Condition is generally VG+, with some occasional marks. The romantic binding, plates and woodcuts are superb.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
9
Subject
Erotica, Illustrated, Literature, Natural History
Author/ Illustrator
Rabelais
Book Title
Oeuvres. Edition variorum
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1823
Edition
1st Edition Thus
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Dalibon
Binding/ Material
Half leather
Extras
tipped in plates
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