Moliere Complete Works c.1880's beautiful 2 vol. leather set illustrated FrenchBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Oeuvres Completes de Moliere.
Published c. 1880's, Paris by Jouvet & Co.
2 volumes, 798, 782 pages. Text in French. With a profusion of full page engravings protected by original tissue guards throughout.
Period 1/2 leather bindings, raised bands, gilt compartment decorations and title lettering, marbled covers and end papers.
Bindings remain clean, tight, and sound. Minor rubbing, slight small scuff spots or corner wear, Any age flaws are easy to overlook or forgive.
Interior contents remain clean and bright, largely free of age spotting. A wonderful two volume set of this famous playwright. Lovely books both inside and out.
Books measure: 9 1/2" H X 6 1/4" W.
Set along the shelf measures: 3 3/4".