Title: Voyage a Travers le Jardin des Plantes, 1853
Author: Rene de Mont-Louis
Publisher: Limoges, Martial Ardant freres
Condition: Very Good
An extremely scarce mid 19th of de Mont-Louis’ Travel through the Botanical Gardens, followed by other episodes; the Small merchants of the Fair, Louise, and AmElie, or the Small Studies of Nature.
Worldcat records 2 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. There is a lithograph central panel of a snake charmer.
One finely decorated cartonnage volume in 12mo, 212 pages
On note of condition this volume is in very good shape, with minor rubbing and wear to the binding, and a small spot of green staining to the rear board. There is minor foxing throughout.