A pleasant illustrated edition of La Fontaine's tales, including 4 lovely etchings by Fraipont.
Complete copy in two volumes, preserved in pleasant half morocco bindings signed "Flammarion-Vaillant".
2 sextodecimo volumes of 323pp. + 291pp. Complete 2/2.
Brown half morocco binding signed Flammarion-Vaillant, adorned smooth spines, gilded titles, volume numbers and long stamping. Gilded top edge.
4 etchings by Fraipont, two of which are in frontispiece and two are out of text.
A lovely copy. Sound bindings. Light friction on the crowns and joints. Yellowed inside, no foxing.
- Number of Books
- Illustrated, Literature
- Author/ Illustrator
- La Fontaine
- Book Title
- Contes et Nouvelles. Nouvelle édition revue sur les textes originaux. Eaux fortes de Fraipont
- Publication year oldest item
- Illustrated Edition
- Original language
- P. Arnould
- Binding/ Material
- Half leather
- other extra - see description
- Number of pages
- 13×8.5 cm