Paris: Maison Martinet, Hautecoeur Frères, Editeurs, [mid 19th century].
Illustrations by Bourdet, C. Nanteuil, Ch. Vernier. Lithography by Villain, Jules Rigo, Lemercier. 19 plates. 1 vols. 10-1/4 x 13-1/2 inches. Original blue paper covered boards. Spine perished, worn, hinges weak. Some chipping, marginal tears, slight browning. Illustrations bright. Item #34386
A miscellany of satirical prints lampooning military valor, the soldier's lot, recent changes in government, student life, creativity, and domestic matters. Several of the scenes carry series titles “Life’s Little Miseries” or “The Struggles of the Human Spirit”.
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