Letters of Abelard and Heloise 1890's French edition nice antiquarian bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books 19th century Books, Decorative Leather Bindings, Abelard & Heloise, Medieval Letters).
Lettres Completes D'Abelard et D'Heloise.
Published c. 1890-1910, Paris by Garnier Freres.
408 pages. Text in French.
Period 1/4 leather binding, raised and gilt bands, gilt compartment decorations, gilt title on contrasting red leather labels, marbled covers and end papers.
Book remains well preserved and very attractive on the shelf. It displays a beautiful age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 6 1/4" H x 5 1/8" W.