FLAUBERT (Gustave). Salammbô


FLAUBERT (Gustave). Salammbô. Paris, Michel Lévy Frères, Bookstores Editors, 1863.

In-8° octavo, green half-sheepskin, gilt tooled spine (original binding).

ONE OF FIRST EXAMPLES of printing, comprising notably the error on p. 5 (« effraya » for « effrayèrent ») which was corrected in later examples.

From the library of J. C. Courbin, with ex-libris nameplate.

Without yellow cover. Frayed backs ; minor tear restored on faux-titre and on title page (without loss) ; humidity stain at beginning of volume and few rare foxing stains.
Carteret, I, 266.

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