Title: Le Pere Tropique, 1871
Author: J.-J.-E. Roy
Publisher: Tours, Alfred Mame et Cie
An extremely scarce late 19th century edition of Roy’s Tropic Father, or the First Campaign of Pierre Maulny, a Former Sailor. Told by himself.
This edition is bound in a richly decorated and ornate cartonnage binding of the period, with gilt against green and white. There is a lithograph central panel.
One finely decorated cartonnage volume in 12mo, 144 pages
This volume is in good shape, with rubbing, wear, and staining to the binding. There is foxing and staining throughout.