Chapman 3Bii. Gotlieb Fanny Lear.
Par Fanny Lear. Brussels: A.
Lacroix, Printed wrappers, backstrip a little worn, some browning, wrappers gnawed, otherwise good. Published under the pseudonym of Fanny Lear, these recollections of travels through Russia and Italy are attributed by Otto Lorenz to an American woman Harriet Blackford. The author narrates her faintly disguised affair with a grand-duke and her encounters with the emperor and members of the Russian aristocracy.
Vicaire V, Late 18th-century full polished calf, covers panelled in gilt, backstrips richly gilt, red morocco labels, gilt edges, Italian floral endpapers block-printed in colors over gold, bookplate in each volume. Joints of vol. I splitting at foot to the 1st raised band, covers lightly worn, overall a very good copy with the engravings in fine impressions. The fifth plate is the memorable scene of religious combatants in an old bookshop hurling symbolic ancient and modern authors at each other. Cohen-de-Ricci It was translated into several languages, including German, Spanish, Italian and Russian.
Cioranescu Not in NUC. Quarter calf over speckled boards, morocco spine label with gilt letter.
Tome Premier. Paris: Librairie Abel Pilon, [ca. Quarter morocco over speckled boards, raised bands, gilt letter on spine, extremities rubbed, interior lightly browned, else very good. Buffon spent the greater part of his life at his chateau de Montbard and gathered much of his scientific facts from correspondents all over the world. Cahors: Imprimerie A. Coueslant, Paris: H. Champion, Histoire Vraie. Paris: chez toutes les Libraires, Full crushed brown morocco extra, covers panelled in gilt with gilt floral sprays at each corner, backstrip panelled in gilt, raised bands, gilt edges, silk marker, blue morocco paste-downs with elaborate rococo gilt frames, patterned silk free endpapers backing onto marbled fly-leaves, orig.
Cardoze was a minor writer who published a few verse pieces such as this between and BN records a few titles, including this one. Modern marbled boards, gilt morocco label, a very good copy. Castelnau This study can be regarded as the earliest theoretical assessment of romantisme and the establishment of a romantic tradition in French literature that reaches well back into the 18th century.
Escoffier NUC: 3 copies. With a hand-colored frontis. Quarter calf antique. A very nice, fresh, copy. The first edition, published in the same year, did not have the two plates by Henry Monnier. The amusing caricatures show Bonaparte, Talma, a dancer, a priest, etc. Balsac [sic] Rue des Marais S. Escoffier, Le Mouvement Romantique, Ou Une Fleur de Chaque Pays. Paris: Chez P.
Lehuby, Intended for youth, the volume is one of many by the Champagnac for the instruction and amusement of younger people. The chapter on America includes an amusing section about Benjamin Franklin as a verse writer. Gumuchian Sabin for a Dutch edition. Paris: Poulet-Malassis et De Broise, Modern marbled boards, orig. Paris: Achille Faure, Clearly from the content of these letters and the dedication to her, she and Champfleury were old and close friends.
She had written some highly regarded prose works and was involved in a literary society in the south of France. Quarter cloth over marbled boards, orig. Dessins de Corguet.
Paris: Librairie E. Dentu, [n. Thieme p.
Not in Monod. Paris: Printed by Villain, Published by Gihaut, Complete suite of 16 lithographs with orig. Quarter red morocco, marbled boards, bookplate, 1 plate foxed, otherwise very good. It is mainly taken up with showing the effects of war on the military, on the soldiers themselves and on civilian life. DeLaCombe Beraldi IV, p.
Paris: Maradan, Spine ends worn, joints cracked, marginal paper defect to title, otherwise very good. Chateaubriand composed his masterpiece when Roman Catholicism was returning as the state religion of France. Essays included are by such notables as Comte P. Fine copy with the orig. From the library of Parisian publisher Edouard Champion. Written between and , the author sold the ms to the publishers on the condition that it should not be published until a year after his death. It came out in instalments during Paris: Normant, Wrappers, printed label, good.
His wife made attempts to secure the throne for their son, but never succeeded and ended her life in exile. London: John Murray [and] Brussels: P. Demat, 30 April, Condemned by the Royal Court of Paris which ordered its destruction, the book has been long considered a great rarity. Variously attributed to Benjamin Constant, E.
Bari : Laterza. Polyphonies de Notre-Dame de Paris Lemus y Rubio , P. Torino : Einaudi. Version 3 and copies. Anglo , —
No copy of in NUC. Paris: Paul Dupont, Cheneau, a well-known eccentric, was a publisher and follower of Swedenborg and also a member of the Swedenborgian ecclesiastical organization known as the Church of the New Jerusalem. Caillet I, p. Vellum-backed boards, preserving orig. A reprint of the edition, this edition contains a key to the names of the characters.
Gay I, Drujon, Livres a Clef, Exteens Avec une Notice de Maurice Talmeyr.
Paris: Paul Ollendorff, Second edition. Paris: L. Paris: Adolphe Delahays, Half morocco lettered in gilt, top edges gilt, some foxing, otherwise very good. Bookplates and arms of the Prince de Carini. Apparently intended for children, the volume may well be infused with some political undertones. Not in NUC, which cites three copies of the second edition. Not in BMC second edition only.