Title: Aventures d'un Jeune Marin, 19th Century
Author: P Lavayssiere
Publisher: Limoges, Eugene Ardant
An undated 19th century edition of Lavayssier’s Adventures of a young sailor told by himself.
This edition is bound in a richly decorated and ornate cartonnage binding of the period, adorned with gilt against white and purple. There is a lithograph central panel.
One finely decorated cartonnage volume in 12mo, 144 pages
On note of condition this volume is in fair shape, with minor rubbing and wear to the binding, with heavy cracking to the hinges, and a very old tape repair to the inside keeping the front board attached. There is minor foxing and staining throughout.