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Alain-René LESAGE Histoire de Gil Blas de Santillane

Alain-René LESAGE

Histoire de Gil Blas de Santillane

Paulin, Paris 1835, 17x26,5cm, relié.

Illustrated edition of original vignettes Jean Gigoux.binding full hazelnut glazed calf, smooth spine slightly past minor richly decorated with arabesques of romantic golden, golden wheels on the caps, a jaw slightly cracked Length, small traces of friction on the jaws, framing a golden arabesques game on the flat, a small tear in the foot the first flat, thin gold on contreplats guards and contreplats of handmade paper lace, lower corner very slightly dulled, gilt edged on the cuts, all gilded, elegant romantic binding of époque.Ouvrage illustrated frontispiece, a portrait of the author on China and 600 vignettes here first edition copy of Jean Gigoux.Bel, free slots freckles and perfectly set in an elegant romantic contemporary binding, this important work for the history of the book in that it marks the renewal of the woodcut in the Romantic era. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information!

750 €

Réf : 43902



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