Title: Contes Historiques Pour La Jeunesse, 19th Century
Author: Eugenie Foa
Publisher: Paris et Leipzig
Condition: Very Good
An undated 19th century edition of Foa’s Historical Tales For Youth, featuring tales about Napoleon, Marie-Jeanne Riccoboni, Germaine de Stael, Caspar Netscher, Louis XVII, Valentin Duval, and Catherine I.
This edition is bound in a decorated cartonnage binding of the period, with gilt fountain designs against black
One decorated cartonnage volume in 12mo, 348 pages
On note of condition, this volume is in very good shape, with light rubbing to the binding. There is foxing throughout. The dedication page is loosened, though holding.