Les Aventures de Telemaque, Fils D'Ulysse. Francois Salignac de La Mothe Fenelon.
Les Aventures de Telemaque, Fils D'Ulysse

One of 200 on Large Paper, Plates before Letters

Les Aventures de Telemaque, Fils D'Ulysse.

Paris: Didot l'aîné, 1796.

First edition with these illustrations, one of 200 printed on GRAND PAPIER VELIN. Engraved portrait after Vivian engraved by Gaucher, and 24 plates after drawings by Lefebvre engraved by Delvaux, Godefroy, Simonet, Thomas, and Trière. 4 vols. 18mo. One of 200 on Large Paper, Plates before Letters. Full early 20th-century dark brown morocco, richly gilt, marbled endpapers. Spines very slightly faded, otherwise a beautiful set, complete with all half-titles, immaculate text and plates, with the original tissue guards. Cohen: 388-89 {"charmantes figures par Lefebvre"). Item #232357

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