Lot 129 of 271:
Le Passe Temps de l'Enfance 1810  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$150
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
Le Passe Temps de l'Enfance ou le Premier Livre Elementaire
Author:
Bertin, T.P.
Place:
Paris
Publisher:
Chez Billois
Date:
1810
Description:

4 volumes. Full page plates. 13x8 cm (5x3¼") period calf with onlaid marbled paper panels, bordered in blind, spines lettered and ruled in gilt. Custom marbled paper slipcase.

Adapted from an English translation of J.A.C. Löhr's Erste Lehren und Bilder. OCLC locates only 4 copies. 1857 gift inscription in each volume, the leather bookplate of Maurice Catinat in Volume 1.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Front board of vol. 2 split but still attached at the head; lightly rubbed; light foxing; very good.
 
Item number:
257161c
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