Lot 272 of 443:
Rousseau's Confessions finely bound  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$270
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Title:
The Confessions Of Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Author:
Rousseau, Jean-Jacques

Place:
New York

Publisher:
Bentano's

Date:
1928

Description:

Two volumes. Frontis portrait and thirteen engraved plates reproduced from the Jouaust edition of 1881, numerous woodcut headpieces. (8vo) three-quarter blue morocco over blue cloth, raised bands, gilt lettering and decoration. First Edition thus.

Translated from the French by W. Conyngham Mallory and ornamented by Edmond Hedouin. A handsome edition of Rousseau's autobiographical masterpiece.


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Condition:
Fine.


 
Item number:
308026
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