[La Fontaine Fables] Fables, Choises, Mises en Vers, par la Fontaine
La Fontaine, Jean de
Price: 650.00 USD
Paris: F. Dufart, 1797. 12mo. Two volumes, similarly bound in attractive 19th Century full brown calf with gilt ruling and florets, gilt spines with morocco labels, marbled endsheets, edges tinted ochre color, gilt hatching on all edges of calf. Vol. 1, 192pp., Vol. 2, 186pp. With 18 superb full-page engraved illustrations, nine in each volume. Includes table of contents at end. Wear to margins of spine, front cover of first volume neatly separated lower half. Housed in marbled slipcase. A very attractive and early set of La Fontaine.. This particular edition not found in marketplace.