Publisher: Paris: Librairie de Bibliophiles, 1877.
Edition: Number 15 of 20 numbered copies (of a total of 210 copies), published in Jouaust's Librairie de Bibliophiles.
Condition: Edges slightly rubbed; fine copy.
Book ID: 27001
Description8vo, full red morocco Jansenist style by Ch. Lanoé, dark green morocco doublures and marbled paper flyleaves, gilt lettering, a.e.g. Frontis portrait and five plates after Pierre Edmond Alexandre Hédouin. Original wrappers bound in.
Comments¶ Xavier de Maistre’s famous novella, first published in 1794, reprinted and translated many times, and it remains in print today. ¶ From the library of San Francisco book collector Morgan A. Gunst.