Théodore de Banville - Contes pour les femmes - 1881

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Théodore de Banville - Contes pour les femmes - 1881
Literature - Quantity: 1 - original frontispiece ed - Book

Théodore de Banville, Contes pour les femmes.
Work published in Paris by G. Charpentier in 1881.
Octavo, green half cloth binding, 452 pages.
First edition, with a lovely signed frontispiece by Georges-Antoine Rochegrosse.

Georges-Antoine Rochegrosse, born in Versailles on 2 August 1859 and died in El Biar in Algeria on 11 July 1938, was a French painter, decorator and illustrator.

Théodore Faullain de Banville, born 14 March 1823 in Moulins and died 13 March 1891 in the 6th arrondissement of Paris, was a French poet, playwright and drama critic. Famous for the Odes funambulesques and Les Exilés, he is nicknamed "the poet of happiness".

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Literature
Author/ Illustrator
Théodore de Banville
Book Title
Contes pour les femmes
Condition
Fine
Publication year oldest item
1881
Edition
1st Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Publisher
G.charpentier
Binding/ Material
Softback
Extras
original frontispiece ed
Number of pages
452
Dimensions
18×12 cm
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