Title: Charlemagne Et Son Siecle, 1870
Author: Just-Jean-Etienne Roy
Publisher: Tours, Alfred Mame et Fils
A late 19th century edition of Roy’s Charlemagne, and His Age.
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, 288 pages
On note of condition, this volume is in poor shape, with rubbing, wear, and peeling to the binding, and the front board detached. There is some staining throughout.