Jesuit Anecdotes 1740 by Lambert Holland charming small Dutch set 3 vols.Brian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Anecdotes Jesuitiques ou le Philotanus Moderne, by Claude-Francois Lambert.
Published 1740, The Hague (Holland) by Depens.
3 Volumes, each c. 275 pages. Text in French.
Period full speckled leather bindings, raised bands, gilt title lettering, marbled end papers, board edges gilt. Front joints slightly weakened or cracked, but bindings remain clean, tight, and sound, all bindings sturdy with covers well attached. Leather remains supple.
Interior contents display a pleasing uniform age patina, with little age spotting or foxing. Any age flaws are easy to overlook or forgive.
Handsome little set that retains a nice shelf appearance.
Books measure: 5 1/4" H X 3" W.
Set along the shelf measures: 2 1/2".