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Title: Galerie Française en estampes des hommes le les plus illustres dans tous les genres; avec un texte explicatif, contenat le récit de leurs belles actions, des notices abrégées de leurs vies, des critiques raisionnées de leurs chefs-d'oeuvre, ou des extraits des plus beaux passages de leurs écrites.
Description: Paris, A la librairie d'éducation d'Alexis Eymery, Rue Mazarine, No 30, 1825. Obl. 4to. W. engr. front., engr. title and 30 engr. copperpls., all in a very nice contemp. handcol. Contemp. green blindst. clf., w. spine label, gilt, spine some discol. (IV, 176 pp.). (A few pp. very sl. yellow). (Very nice marbled endp.). Contains short biographies of French poets, generals, statesmen, etc. The plates depict scenes from the works of French poets, favourite passages or extracts from their published works, reviews of their work and accounts of important happenings in the lives of those (famous) persons.

Keywords: History France poetry . engrs history Toon col. colour plate books engravings

Price: EUR 1150.00 = appr. US$ 1249.87 Seller: Antiquariaat B.M.Israel B.V.
- Book number: 6270