BOILEAU-DESPRÉAUX (Nicolas). Œuvres poétiques (Poetic Works)

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BOILEAU-DESPRÉAUX (Nicolas).

Œuvres poétiques (Poetic Works). With introduction and notes by F. BRUNETIÈRE. Paris, Hachette & Cie, 1889.

In-4 quarto volume, brown Morocco leather, sides decorated with large gilt fillets and scrolls, gilt spine with raised bands, gilt top (Ch. Meunier).
23 engraved etchings after BIDA, BONNAT, BOULANGER, CABANEL, CHAPU, CHEVIGNARD, DELORT, FLAMENG, FRANÇAIS, GALLAND, GÉRÔME, HEDOUIN, HEILBUTH, LAURENS, LE BLANT, LEMAIRE, LHERMITTE, MAIGNAN, MERSON & VIBERT.

Impression of 201, this one (no. 134) is 1 of 25 on Chinese paper

Faded spine.

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