Le Mérite des Femmes, Edition Nouvelle, Augmentée des Poésies Inédites.

Paris: Louis Janet, Libraire, 1827.

Price: $1,500.00

About the item

Engraved title with vignette, 12 engraved plates. viii, [2], 405. 8vo. Contemporary French romantic binding of full black morocco, covers stamped in blind and gilt to panel design with central gilt-stamped medallion, spines with raised bands, compartments richly gilt or titled, signed at foot "Jouis Janet", a.e.g. Slight rubbing to spine ends, contents foxed and browned. Early gift inscription on half-title, bookplates. Cf. Devauchelle II, p. 239.

Item #316510

A fine French romantic binding by the publisher and binder Louis Janet (1788-1840).