Publisher: Paris: Urbain Canel, Adolphe Guyot, 1833.
Edition: First edition, complete in six volumes.
Bibliographical References: OCLC records copies at Bibliotheque Nationale de France, Cambridge University, BL, National Library of Scotland, Oxford & Ottawa.
Condition: Spine a little faded; some light wear and foxing; in fine condition.
Book ID: 26749
DescriptionSix volumes, octavo, contemporary brown quarter calf, marbled paper boards, gilt rules and lettering.
CommentsA rare collection of 26 works of fiction by contemporary French women authors, with a 12-page introduction by Rose de Birnarr. The novella by George Sand, Une Vieille Histoire, the first work in the collection, is one of her earliest appearances in print. Other authors included are Jenny Bastide and Madame Cottin.