Title: Voyages au Coin du Feu, 1845
Author: Leon Forster
Publisher: Tours, R. Pornin et Cie
A mid 19th century edition of Forster’s Journeys by the Fireside, Recreational and Amusing Scenes.
This edition is bound in a richly decorated and ornate cartonnage binding of the period, with gilt against jet black.
One finely decorated cartonnage volume in 12mo, 300 pages
On note of condition, this volume is in good shape, with rubbing and wear to the binding. Preliminaries V-VIII are detached. The gathering of pages 177-186 is shaken. There is very little foxing or staining throughout.