Mythology History Biography Dictionary 1887 monumental leather book GregoireBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
[French Publications, 19th Century Encyclopedias, Historical Encyclopedia].
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Dictionnaire Encyclopedique d'Historie de Biographie de Mythologie et de Geographie, by Louis Gregoire.
Published 1887, Paris by Garnier Freres, Libraires-Editeurs.
2201 pages. French language text.
Period 1/4 leather, spine compartments gilt decorated & lettered, boards ruled in blind.
Large, monumental work with tens of thousands of entries.
Handsome, well preserved example, gilt remains bright, binding sound, tight, lightly rubbed but clean and visually attractive.
Book measures: 11" H X 7 1/2" W.