Lot n° 185
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Meeting of commented editions of La Fontaine... - Lot 185 - Crait + Müller
Meeting of commented editions of La Fontaine and Pascal.
1/ - La Fontaine. - The works of J. de La Fontaine according to the original texts, followed by a note on his life and works, a bibliographical study, notes, variants and a glossary by Alphonse Pauly... Paris, A. Lemerre, 1875-1891. 7 large volumes in-8, bound in midnight blue half-maroquin with corners, spine ribbed with gilt framing, title, tomaison and gilt head, covers preserved (3 browned) (rel. J. Kauffmann) - Fables : [2 ff.], XII, 397 pp. portrait of La Fontaine in 2 states and 52 pll. h-t after Oudry; [2 ff.], 401 pp. 18 pll. h-t after Oudry; Contes : [2 ff.], 419 pp. repeated portrait of La Fontaine by Le Rat and 35 pll. h-t after Oudry; [2 ff.], 478 pp. 3 pll. h-t after Oudry; Théâtre : [2 ff.], 469 pp. ; [2 ff.], 397 pp. ; Bibliographical note : [2 ff.], C pp. (bibliographical essay), 150 pp. (notes and variants), pp. 151 to 322 (lexicon), pp. 323 to 354 (table of names, places and persons), [2 ff.] In total 3 portraits of La Fontaine and 108 plates h-t . Edition at 200 copies, this one of 150 on Hollande (n° 121, with the publisher's initials. Copy in perfect condition.
2/ - Pascal, Blaise - Les Pensées - Les Provinciales. With a preface and notes by Auguste Molinier. Paris, A. Lemerre, 1877-1891. 4 volumes, bound in dark green half-maroquin, spine ribbed with gilt framing, author, title and head gilt, covers preserved (3 browned) (rel. J. Kauffmann) - Les Pensées : [2 ff.], LXXXIII, 326 pp, [1 f.], portrait of Pascal in frontispiece (2 states, one in bistre) ; [2 ff.], 420 pp. 1 f.] - Les Provinciales: [2 ff.], CXLIV, 346 pp, [1 f.] ; [2 ff.], 431 pp, [1 f.].
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