Boileau, M. Despreaux
Les Oeuvres de M. Boileau Despreaux, avec des Eclaircissemens Historiques. 2 volumes
Paris: Chez la Veuve Alix, 1740. Hard Cover. Two volumes. Very good in three quarter leather binding with black cloth covered boards. Maroon title labels to spines, gilt decorations, and five raised bands. All edges and endpapers marbled. Minor rubbing to boards and minor wear to hinges and edges of boards. Printed with large type and wide margins on laid paper. Occasional spots of foxing. Engraved frontis, title page vignette, and decorative chapter heads and initials. An attractive set. 470 pages in volume 1; 568 in volume 2. French Literature. FRE/211. Very Good.