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Title: Histoire de France
Description: Paris: LIBRAIRIE DE L. HACHETTE ET Cie, 1864. NOUVELLE EDITION. Hardcover. 11x17.7cm. Title page - "NOUVELLE EDITION - ILLUSTREE D'UN GRAND NOMBRE DE GRAVEURS ET DE CARTES GEOGRAPHIQUES" - followed by a quote by Sir William Temple, then another by Grotius et J. De Maistre, then "TOME PREMIER." Many engraved illustrations and a double page colour tinted map; heavy foxing only to first and final few pages, scant within main body; page block is gilt edged; binding is firm but weave does show at second-last page; presumed rebound, maroon leather spine with raised bands, gilt title, icons and volume number, is worn at extremities, boards have been re-covered in red but still, the fore edge corners are worn through; multi-coloured patterned endpapers and inside covers.. Good .

Keywords: Histoire History of France French Language Steel Engraving Illustration Map 19th Century Duruy

Price: GBP 11.70 = appr. US$ 16.71 Seller: Hay on Wye Promotions Ltd
- Book number: MPS2929

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