Binding Hardcover. Paper pastedown, pebbled paper. Gilt
Book Condition Very Good
Publisher Paris Fr. Wentzel
Seller ID 005544
N.d., circa 1850. Oblong, 17 by 26.5 cm. 16 hand-colored plates, with unpaginated text leaves, one page per plate, with the text explaining the illustration with an anecdote and/or light apercus. Uncommon, with five copies only showing on OCLC First Search, and these would appear to be another, probably later edition. Moderate wear to cover, with edges and corners rubbed. Scattered light soiling, a minor closed tear or two, a few stray light pencil marks.