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".
- Number of Books
- Author/ Illustrator
- Théodore de Banville
- Book Title
- Contes pour les femmes
- Publication year oldest item
- 1st Edition
- Original language
- Binding/ Material
- original frontispiece ed
- Number of pages
- 18×12 cm