Bibliography French Anonymous Works 1869 Brunet Querard 3 vol. fine leather setBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Les Supercheries Litteraires Devoilees, by J.M. Querard, G. Brunet & P. Jannet, Suivie 1o du Dictionnaire des Ouvrages anonymes.
Published 1869, Paris by Paul Daffis.
3 volumes, each c. 1,250 pages. Text in French.
A beautiful 19th century set.
Period 1/2 leather bindings, raised bands, gilt compartment decorations, gilt title lettering, marbled covers & end papers.
Set is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Bindings gently age worn, leather slightly rubbed but still supple, joints slightly scuffed, still remains clean, attractive, and overall very attractive as an object.
Text block paper is toned, light to moderate scattered age spotting, internally well preserved, tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. Item displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 10" H x 6 3/4" W.