Adventures of Telemachus Francois Fenelon 1824 old 2 vol. leather books FrenchBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Aventures de Telemaque, by Francois Fenelon.
Published 1824, Paris by Lefevre.
2 volumes, 367, 351 pages. Text in French.
Period 1/4 leather bindings, smooth spines, gilt bands, embossed compartment decorations, gilt title lettering on contrasting leather label, marbled covers, edges, and end papers.
Bindings remain clean, tight, and sound. Interior contents display scattered age spotting throughout. Any age flaws are easy to overlook or forgive.
Books measure: 4 3/4" H X 3 1/8" W.
Set along the shelf measures: 2".
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