By: Moliere, J.-B. Poquelin de ; Tiburce de Mare ; Francois Boucher
Paris, Librairie des Bibliophiles, E. Flammarin Successeur: 1885
Inscription: Signed by Illustrator
Seller ID: 38927
Condition: Very Good
Complete eight volume set bound in quarter morocco over marbled boards with marbled endpapers, with anchor device on title pages, woodcut decorations to heads and tails of acts and plays, green silk ribbon place markers, gilt lettering and decoration at spines. Colour mildly faded at spines with minor rubbing at extremities. Illustrated with a frontispiece portrait of Molire based on a painting by Charles-Antoine Coypel plus 34 etchings (eaux-fortes) by with tissue guards (avant toute lettre), each etching signed in pencil T. de Mare. Rather than order the suite of etchings by Leloir afte... View More...