Lot 169 of 429:
The hunt in France, with canine etching by Vernet  

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Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
La Petite Vénerie ou la Chasse au Chien Courant
Author:
Houdetot, Adolphe d'
Place:
Paris
Publisher:
Au Dépot de Librairie
Date:
1855
Description:

x, 352 pp. Etched frontispiece by Horace Vernet. 21.2x13 cm (8½x5"), period quarter cloth & mottled boards, spine lettered in gilt.

With 5-line ink inscription to the back of the frontispiece which has bled into the front, and offset lightly to the title page. 

Lot Amendments
Condition:
A bit of fading to spine, light rubbing to cover edges; foxing/darkening to frontispiece; a little stray foxing within; very good.
 
Item number:
290356
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