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In our Catalogue this is Booknumber P10019

Author Le Maire, M. H. [Henri Le Maire]
Title CONTES MORAUX pour la Jeunesse, Ornés de douze jolies gravures .. Tome Second [Vol II only]
PlacePub Paris
Publisher Chez Ledentu Libraire
Date 1819
Illustrations Plates (6 inc. engraved titlepage as required in this volume) by Choquet, engraved by Bovinet.
Description Volume II only of two, 12mo half leather spine extra gilt with 2 labels in black and marbled paper sides (ends of spine chipped and spine top half splitting but firm) 346pp + [2]pp index to both volumes. First few pages with marginal damp marks otherwise only the fore-edge of a few pages show staining. Minor foxing and a few corners creased else a neat crisp tight copy. *As it says, the plates are pretty. Gumuchian has others by Le Maire but not this title, which is rare, no copy noted in British libraries.
Booknumber P10019
Price Price: GBP 45.00 or USD 63.00
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