Title: Vie de Sainte Genevieve, Patronne de Paris, 1856
Author: Elisabeth Brun
Publisher: Rouen, Megard et Cie
A mid 19th century edition of Brun’s Life of Saint Genevieve, Patroness of Paris.
This edition is bound in a richly decorated and ornate cartonnage binding of the period, with gilt against green. There is a lithograph central panel.
Worldcat records 7 existing copies of this edition in libraries.
One finely decorated cartonnage volume in 12mo, 141 pages
On note of condition, this volume is in fair shape, with rubbing and wear to the binding, and cracking to the top of the front hinge. The lower cap is crushed. The upper right section of the front board is heavily worn and torn. There is some foxing throughout.