Title: Le Jeune Marin, ou L'education Maternelle, 1850
Author: Claire Guermante
Publisher: Tours, Ad Mame et Cie
Condition: Very Good
An extremely scarce mid 19th century edition of Guermante’s Young Sailor, or Maternal Education.
There are six plates of illustration.
This edition is bound in a richly decorated and ornate felt cartonnage binding of the period, with red felt against bright gilt flowering designs.
Worldcat records 8 existing copies of this edition in libraries.
One finely decorated cartonnage volume in 12mo, 307 pages
On note of condition, this volume is in very good shape, with minor rubbing and wear to the binding. There is very little foxing or staining throughout.