1/ - Complete works of Mesdames de La Fayette and de Tencin. New edition, revised, corrected, preceded by historical and literary notes, and increased by the Countess of Tende... of the correspondence of Madame de Tencin with M. de Richelieu, of the Countess of Savoy and of Amenophis, by Madame de Fontaines, etc. Paris, Colnet, Fain, Mongie, Debray, Delaunai, An XII- 1804. Complete with the 5 volumes in-8 bound in half calf leather with corners, underlined by a gilt fillet, smooth spine decorated with an Empire motif, gilt, title, tomaison and date gilt (rel. V. Champs) - snags on the tail cover of T 1 and 4, first bit and cup split on T 4, spines sunned - Engraved portraits by B. Roger de Mes de La Fayette (T 1) and Tencin (T 4) on the frontispiece Good condition inside.
2/ - Complete works of Madame Émile de Girardin née Delphine Gay. Paris, H. Plon, 1860-1861. Complete of the 6 volumes in-8, bound in half French blue morocco with corners, underlined by a gilt fillet, smooth spine with romantic gilt decoration, gilt title and year (rel. V.Champs). Frontispiece portrait of E. de Girardi by Chasseriau, engraved on steel by Flameng. A fine copy.
3/ - Works of P. L. Courier...Preface by F. Sarcey. Paris, Jouaust, Librairie des Bibliophiles, 1876-1877. Complete with the 3 volumes in-12 bound in full burgundy morocco. Boards decorated with a double frame of gilt fillets underlined by an embossed pattern of small arcs separated by a three-lobed leaf, smooth spine highly decorated, title and gilt edges, fillet on the edges, inner scroll (rel. Champs). A very fine copy.
4/ - Alfred de Vigny. - Servitude and military greatness. Paris, Jouaust, Librairie des Bibliophiles, 1885. In-8 bound in full red chagrin, boards decorated with a triple gilt fillet, spine ribbed with gilt fleurons, author's and title page (black), inner scroll, gilt head, covers and spine kept. Portrait of Vigny on the frontispiece and 5 plates h-t by J. Le Blant, engraved by Champollion.
5/ - Works of François Coppée. Paris, A. Lemerre, 1871-1907. 17 volumes in-16, bound in half fawn morocco, underlined by a gilt fillet, smooth spines decorated with a gilt motif and a mosaic flower, author, title and head gilt (rel. Stroobants). Includes 6 volumes of novels and stories, 6 volumes of poetry (1864-1905), 5 volumes of theatre (1869-1895).