Title: Le Bon Roi Stanislas, 1864
Author: Victor Delcroix
Publisher: Rouen, Megard et Cie
Condition: Very Good
An extremely scarce mid 19th century edition of Delcroix’s Good King Stanislas, a biographical account of Stanisław Leszczyński, King of Poland, Grand Duke of Lithuania, Duke of Lorraine and a count of the Holy Roman Empire. There are four plates of illustration throughout.
Worldcat records six existing editions of this copy in libraries
This edition is bound in a decorated cartonnage binding of the period, with dulled gilt designs highlighted with white, orange, and blue against black.
One finely decorated cartonnage volume in octavo, 253 pages
On note of condition, this volume is in very good shape, with minor rubbing and wear to the binding, and staining to the front cover. There is minor foxing throughout and toning to the margins. The binding is slightly splayed.