Les Caractères ou les Moeurs de ce Siècle. Publisher’s Deluxe Binding, Jean de La Bruyère.

Les Caractères ou les Moeurs de ce Siècle.

Paris: Belin-Leprieur, 1845.

Frontispiece and 25 engraved plates on chine-collé, illustrations to text throughout. Large 8vo. Publisher’s full pebble-grained brown morocco, covers blocked in gilt with a decorative floral border, flat spine blocked and titled in gilt Item #257861

A ninteenth-century edition of La Bruyère’s classic work of sarcastic portraiture, in the publisher’s deluxe binding.

Price: $750.00 Free International Delivery