La Fontaine Fables Grandville illustrated 1864 French leather book beautifulBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Fables of La Fontaine. Illustrations par Grandville.
Published 1864, Paris by Garnier Freres.
600 pages. Profusely illustrated throughout by Grandville.
Period quarter leather binding, raised bands, spine compartments nicely decorated in gilt, marbled end papers, all edges gilt.
Excellent mid-19th century French book, sound and tight, light scattered foxing throughout.
Book measures: 10 3/4" H X 7 1/4" W.