1816 Rare Book set - TALES of the CASTLE by Madame De Genlis
Author :Madame De Genlis (Thomas Holcroft, translator)
Title : TALES of THE CASTLE; or, STORIES of INSTRUCTION & DELIGHT
Language : Text in English
Publisher : London, Walker and Edwards, 1816. First thus. Complete set of 2 volumes.
Size : 5 " X 3 "
Pages : 456- 467 pages.
Binding : Attractive and Very good decorated full leather binding (hinges fine,overall slightly worn and scuffed) under a removable protective mylar cover .
Content : Very good content (bright, tight and clean, rare foxing and staining).
Illustrations : Nicely illustrated with frontispiece and engraved title page to each volume.
Estimate: (USD 350- USD 400)
The book : Rare and attractive early 19th century edition of the famous Tales of the castle; or, Stories of instruction and delight. Being Les veillées du château by the comtesse Stéphanie Félicité de Genlis.
The author: Stéphanie Félicité du Crest de Saint-Aubin, Comtesse de Genlis (25 January 1746 – 31 December 1830), known as Madame de Genlis, was a French writer, harpist, educator, and Governess of the Children of France.
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1816 Rare Book set - TALES of the CASTLE by Madame De Genlis Price List