Animal Reason Les Animaux Raisonnent c.1850 Nore Paris French fine leather bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(French 19th century leather book bindings, Animal Reason).
Les Animaux Raisonnent, by Alfred de Nore.
Paris, publ. by Delahaye. (no date, c. 1850). pp. 388.
Period French 1/4 leather binding, raised bands, spine compartments nicely gilt stamped, marbled covers and end papers.
Light rubbing, joints surface scuffed, binding remains clean, tight, sound & attractive.
Book remains well preserved and handsome 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. 8 1/2" H x 5 1/2"W.