Lot n° 277
250 - 300
LA FONTAINE (Jean de).
Contes. Paris, Chez A. Le Vasseur, Libraire-Éditeur, 1884.
2 volumes in-4°, red half-maroquin with corners, gilt fillet framing the boards, spine with ornate nerves, gilt head, illustrated cover kept (period binding).
Two sets of illustrations after FRAGONARD, one engraved by MARTIAL and the other by ALIAMET.
Reprint of the 1795 edition, revised and enlarged with a notice by Anatole de MONTAIGLON.
Copy including two states of the illustrations.
Joints slightly rubbed; spidermaps
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