Title: Conquete de Grenade, 1868
Author: A Lemercier; Washington Irving
Publisher: Tours, Alfred Mame et Cie
A mid 19th century edition and French translation of Irving’s Chronicle of the Conquest of Granada.
This edition is bound in an exquisitely decorated and ornate cartonnage binding of the period, with gilt against rich hues of red and blue, and speckled white. There is a lithograph central panel.
One finely decorated cartonnage volume in 12mo, 287
On note of condition this volume is in poor shape, with little rubbing or wear to the binding, and the front board having cleanly detached. There is very little foxing or staining throughout.