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Labé, Louise. - Oevvres de Louize Labé, nouvelle... - Lot 180 - Crait + Müller
Labé, Louise. - Oevvres de Louize Labé, nouvelle édition publiée par M. Edwin Tross et imprimée en caractères dits de civilité. Paris, Tross, 1871. In-8, bound in full green morocco, triple fillet, smooth spine decorated with azure irons, edges decorated with a double fillet, interior framed with a double fillet separating a large frieze of scrolls and a small roulette of intertwined foliage, gilt edges (Rel. Champs, Stroobants succ.) - Two very small tears at the bottom of the spine - VIII, 223,  pp. Issued at 150 copies. Curious edition entirely composed in these so-called civilities characters which reproduce the cursive writing of the 16th century and which were practically only used in the manuals of puerile civility which gave them their name.
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