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In our Catalogue this is Booknumber J74711

Author Fleury, M. Lame
Title LA MYTHOLOGIE Racontee aux Enfans.
PlacePub Paris
Publisher Dufart & St. Petersburg (Russia) J.F.Hauer et Cie
Date 1840
Illustrations Plates (15) of Hindoo, Egyptian, Greek, Roman & Norse gods. Several plates show 2 scenes.
Description 138x84mm tan half roan on 4 raised bands gilt ruled and two contrasting red spine labels marbled boards (tips worn/some rubbing) All edges marbled viii +324pp. Some pale foxing and 4 leaves with marginal ink splat not affecting text. Neat coat of arms bookplate to pastedown of George Jacob Bosanquet of Broxbournbury [1791-1866]. All pages well attached, no tears and no notations or underlining. Unusual in including both the Hindu Egyptian and Norse pantheon. Also tells the story of the Argonauts, the labyrinth of Crete and other myths.
Booknumber J74711
Price Price: GBP 30.00 or USD 42.00
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