La Fontaine - Contes et Nouvelles. Nouvelle édition revue sur les textes originaux. Eaux fortes de Fraipont - 1903

Description
La Fontaine - Contes et Nouvelles. Nouvelle édition revue sur les textes originaux. Eaux fortes de Fraipont - 1903
Illustrated, Literature - Quantity: 2 - other extra - see description - Book

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.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
2
Subject
Illustrated, Literature
Author/ Illustrator
La Fontaine
Book Title
Contes et Nouvelles. Nouvelle édition revue sur les textes originaux. Eaux fortes de Fraipont
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1903
Edition
Illustrated Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Publisher
P. Arnould
Binding/ Material
Half leather
Extras
other extra - see description
Number of pages
323
Dimensions
13×8.5 cm
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