Aucassin et Nicolette. Chantefable du Douzieme Siecle.
Place Published: Paris
Date Published: 1878
Description: Revision du texte original et preface par Gaston Paris. Illustrated with 9 lovely engraved plates. [4 blank], xxxi, 104, [4 blank]pp with text in French. Each text page is printed within a red border. Short thin 4to, elegantly bound by David in full dark green morocco; ornate gilt-tooled covers and spine; wide inner dentelles, marbled endpapers, a.e.g. Paris: Libraire Hachette, 1878. Joints and edges a bit rubbed, otherwise a near fine copy.
Comments: Scarce and beautiful edition in a fine binding. Number 16 of 25 copies printed on Japan paper (total edition of 500).Edition: Limited
Condition: near fine
Book ID: 156326