Laurence Sterne, - Oeuvres complètes de. Traduites de l'anglais par une Societé de gens de lettres. Nouvelle édition - 1818

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Laurence Sterne, - Oeuvres complètes de. Traduites de l'anglais par une Societé de gens de lettres. Nouvelle édition - 1818
Literature - Quantity: 4 - Book

4 volumes in 4o (20.1 x 12.4 cm.) bound in full period leather, curdled spines, double label, golden edges. Portrait copper engraved of the author, 15 complete engravings. It has a period handwritten ex libris in the top guard. Beautiful specimen of the complete works of Laurence Sterne, one of the founders of the modern novel, with Cervantes and Rabelais whom he admired. His name is mainly associated with the delayed narration technique, which consists of postponing the development of the story indefinitely.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
4
Subject
Literature
Author/ Illustrator
Laurence Sterne,
Book Title
Oeuvres complètes de. Traduites de l'anglais par une Societé de gens de lettres. Nouvelle édition
Condition
As new
Publication year oldest item
1818
Edition
Reprint
Language
French
Original language
No
Publisher
Paris, por chez Ledoux et Tenre
Binding/ Material
Leather
Dimensions
201×124 mm
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