PARIS PRINTINGS IN ENGLISH IN FINE HALF MOROCCO
HALIBURTON, Thomas Chandler ~ The Clockmaker; The Attaché; The Old Judge, or Life in a Colony.
Paris: Baudry, 1841; 1843; 1849.
3 volumes, 8.25 inches tall. Elegant mid Victorian half morocco bindings with raised bands and gilt centre tools including a crowned monogram to the tail panel. A collection of titles by this author from Nova Scotia, the first international best-seller from what is now Canada, published by Baudry in Paris, in the original English. 'The Attaché or Sam Slick in England' is the complete first series, a second was published in 1844.