Works of the Marquise de Lambert 1761 fine 2 vol. leather set French LiteratureBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, French Literature, 18th Century Books, Leather Sets).
Oeuvres de Madame la Marquise de Lambert.
Published 1761, Paris by Ganeau.
2 volumes. 407, 382 pages. Text in French.
Period mottled calf bindings, smooth spines, floral gilt compartment decorations, gilt title lettering on contrasting leather labels, marbled end papers. Bindings remains clean, tight, and sound, as is often the case for French bindings of this period.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Books Measures c. 5 3/4" H x 3 1/2" W.