Raphael, Pages de la Vingtiéme Année, Alphonse de Lamartine, Limited edition
Raphael, Pages de la Vingtiéme Année, by Alphonse de Lamartine, Dix composition par Ad. Sandoz. Gravées à l'eau-forte par Champollion. Limited edition.
Published by Maison Quantin, Paris. A limited edition of 1,100 copies; this being number 172. Undated, but circa 1886? This novel was first published in 1849.
A very good copy in three quarters leather with marbled boards. Red leather with gilt. Silk ribbon. Gilt top edge to text, and some uncut text pages to other edges. Marbled endpapers. Cover has shelf wear - some bumping, and is worn along edge top right corner piece. Rear cover has scuffing down main leather panel. Text is nice and clean.
292pp + plates + publisher's advertisement. French language.
Dimensions: Approximately 234mm x 163mm x 36mm.