First edition on common paper of the correspondence of Léon Bloy, in a pleasant brown half shagreen binding. The raised bands are mosaics of red leather, they extend over the covers and are ended with arrows or devil's tail shapes. Very decorative binding.
One octavo volume with 213pp. 1f. Complete.
Brown half shagreen binding, ribbed spine, title and author’s name in gilded letters. The raised bands are mosaics of red leather, they extend over the covers and are ended with points (or devil's tail tips). Gilded upper edge. Very decorative binding. Preserved cover and spine.
Flaws: fragile joints, partially split. Friction on the spine and crowns. Yellowed inside, no foxing.
- Number of Books
- Letters, Correspondence, Binding, Literature
- Author/ Illustrator
- Léon Bloy
- Book Title
- Lettres de Léon Bloy à Frédéric Brou et à Jean de La Laurancie
- Publication year oldest item
- 1st Edition
- Original language
- Librairie Bloud & Gay
- Binding/ Material
- Half leather
- other extra - see description
- Number of pages
- 18.5×12 cm