Leather bindings Racine ornate gilt c.1860's French 2 vol setBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
Oeuvres de Jean Racine.
Paris, Fortin, Masson et C. Libr. (no date, circa 1850-80).
Full morocco leather bindings, spines and boards ornately decoratively gilt stamped, aeg.
Charming set of 19th century leather bound books. Well preserved, tight, sound, mostly clean condition. Bindings display some scuffing along the joints and extremities, top corner of front board vol. 3-4 slightly bumped, lacks front free blank endpaper of first volume, otherwise remaining very pleasing as objects.
Each measures c. 5 5/8" H x 3 5/8" W x 1 3/8" thick for the pair.