Contes Des Fees (Illustrated)

By: Perrault; Mme D'Aulnoy; Hamilton, and Mme Leprince De Beaumont

Price: £135.00

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No Date c. 1870s. 545 pp. French text. Boards worn. ? Leather spine cloth boards? Corners and head/tail of spine very bumped/chaffed/scraped with loss. Four raised bands, gilt title, with gilt stamped compartments although the Gilt decoration and titling on spine is discoloured. Shiny white patterned e/p's. Front Hinge splitting and re-glued. All extrmities rubbed/fraying/chaffed and/or scraped. Previous owners inscription on e/p, dated 1873. Otherwise no date found. Ten full page black and white steel engraved tissue guarded plates and lots of wood engraved vignettes in the text. A little very light Foxing. Frontispiece - Le Petit Poucet, with tissue guard. Vignette on title page. All edges gilt. Internally Very clean tight and bright..; 8vo (tall) / Small 4to

Title: Contes Des Fees (Illustrated)

Author Name: Perrault; Mme D'Aulnoy; Hamilton, and Mme Leprince De Beaumont

Illustrator: Illustrated by Mme G. Staal, Bertall et al

Categories: Foreign Literature/Lang, Illustrated, Childrens. Juvenile,

Edition: New Edition

Publisher: Paris, Garnier Freres, Libraires Editeurs: c. 1870s

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 000979

Keywords: French Interest Social History.