Publisher: Paris: Chez Ponthieu, 1822.
Edition: One of two French translations of The Sketch Book that were issued in 1822, its first year of publication in France; priority between the two is not known.
Bibliographical References: Langfeld & Blackburn, page 67.
Condition: Wrappers a little worn and chipped; fine copy, enclosed in a clamshell box.
Book ID: 26342
Description2 vols, 8vo, original marbled purple wrappers, printed paper labels, untrimmed.
Comments¶ Apparently translated from the 1820 London edition published by Miller and Murray, which includes two sketches (“Traits of Indian Character” and “Philip of Pokanoket”) not present in the earlier American edition.