Voltaire - Contes en vers, satires et poésies mêlées - 1800

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Voltaire - Contes en vers, satires et poésies mêlées - 1800
Literature - Quantity: 1 - Book

Stereotype edition according to Firmin Didot's process and published in Paris, by Pierre Didot, in 1800. In period full calfskin binding with a smooth spine adorned with gilded fleurons and a red title label.
A fairly well-preserved copy: Some friction from use on the crowns with some lacks. Sound hinge. Fresh inside with some spots of clear foxing.

François-Marie Arouet, known as Voltaire, was born on 21 November 1694 in Paris and died in the same city on 30 May 1778 (at the age of 83). He was a French writer and philosopher who left his mark on the 18th century.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Literature
Author/ Illustrator
Voltaire
Book Title
Contes en vers, satires et poésies mêlées
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1800
Edition
Reprint
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Pierre Didot l'Ainé
Binding/ Material
Leather
Number of pages
264
Dimensions
9×15 cm
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