Title: Choix d'histoires et Paraboles, 19th Century
Author: Bonaventure Giraudeau; Jean-Baptiste-Paulin Beau
Publisher: A Versailles
An extremely scarce 19th century edition of Giraudeau’s Selection of Stories and Parables.
Worldcat records 1 existing copy of this edition in libraries.
This edition is bound in a richly decorated and ornate cartonnage binding of the period, adorned with gilt against white. There is a lithograph central panel.
One finely decorated cartonnage volume in 12mo, 143 pages
On note of condition this volume is in good shape, with rubbing and wear to the binding, and peeling to the foot of the spine. There is some foxing and staining throughout, with traces of cobwebs to the page edges.