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Theatre Complet de J. Racine, Charles Louandre, Paris, 1865


Theatre Complet de J. Racine, Edition Variorum. Annote; D'Apres Racine Fils, Madame de Sevigne, Le Batteux, Voltaire, La Harpe, Napoleon, Schlegel, Roger, Geoffroy, Patin, Sainte-Beuve, Saint-Marc Girardin, Nisard, etc. Publie Par Charles Louandre. The complete theatrical works of Jean Racine (1639-1699), considered one of the three great 17th Century French dramatists.

Published by Charpentier, Libraire-Editeur, Paris, 1865.

A fair hardback with leather spine with gilt and raised bands, with matbled paper over boards. Covers are bumped and worn with some paper loss to front and leather loss to rear. Previous owner's signature to endpaper. 

Dampstaining throughout, although text still legible and clear. The staining is most pronounced at the front of book, particularly the endpapers and early pages.

750pp + 1pp.

Language: French.

Dimensions: 180mm high x 119mm wide x 44mm deep.

Unpacked weight approximately 644g.