Le Diable Boiteux Alain Lesage 1824 old decorative leather 2 vol set French textBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
[Old Books, Literature, Lesage, Decorative Leather Bindings, 19th century books].
Le Diable Boiteux, by Alain Rene-Lesage.
Published 1824, Paris by Berquet.
2 volumes, 249, 264 pages. Text in French. Engraved frontises,
Period 1/4 leather bindings, smooth spines, gilt bands, embossed compartment decorations, gilt title lettering, marbled covers, edges, and end papers.
Bindings remain clean, tight, and sound. Interior contents display scattered age spotting throughout. Any age flaws are easy to overlook or forgive.
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Books measure: 4 1/2" H X 3" W.
Set along the shelf measures: 1 1/2".