Bertall - Jean le Paresseux - 1880

Description
Bertall - Jean le Paresseux - 1880
Children's books, Collected works, Illustrated - Quantity: 1 - Book

Fully illustrated in colour by the charming drawings of Bertall

Original first edition. This scarce copy is beautifully illustrated with full-page and line drawings in colours by Bertall. Published by Librairie Hachette et Cie, Paris (1880). Large format decorative blue cloth with ornate gold and gilt lettering on front board.

Book Dimensions: 31 x 23cm & Number of Pages: 51.

Condition:
Mild wear to boards’ corners and spine with some faded marks on covers. Neat ink inscription on front inside cover page. Couple splits to inner hinge. Tanned marks on some pages and on edges. Drawings and text are bright and clean (Please see pictures).

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Children's books, Collected works, Illustrated
Author/ Illustrator
Bertall
Book Title
Jean le Paresseux
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1880
Edition
1st Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Librairie Hachette et Cie, Paris
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Number of pages
51
Dimensions
31×23 cm
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