De Balzac, Honore (George Saintsbury, ed.),Balzac Comedie Humaine ,1898,J.M. Dent and Co,London,Full black morocco,8vo (6"x 8.5") Black leather with gilt filigree Frenchame to each cover with large floral sprays in gilt to each of the four corners. Spine with 5 gilt decorated, raised bands, gilt author/title to second compartment, gilt sub title(s) to fourth. Gilt fluer-de-lis centered to other compartment with extra gilt filigree with fluer-de-lis to foot, a very attractive set of books. Extra illustrated with each plate in duotone and hand colored. The "Illustrated Limited Edition / This Edition is limited to 300 copies for America of which this is No. 65". Very generous turn ins with gilt decoration over red moire fabric endpapers. Top edge gilt, deckled edges.,Frenchench Novels in English

Balzac Comedie Humaine

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