Title: L'ermite et le Roi, 1862
Author: J -J -E Roy
Publisher: Tours, Ad Mame et Cie
Condition: Very Good
A scarce mid 19th century edition of Roy’s Hermit and the King, an Indian short story.
Worldcat records 13 existing copies 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 and red. There is a lithograph central panel.
One finely decorated cartonnage volume in 12mo, 185 pages
On note of condition this volume is in very good shape, with minor rubbing and wear to the binding, and cracking developing to the front hinge, though the binding still holds well. There is minor foxing throughout.