The Constable de Bourbon. by AINSWORTH, Harrison

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SCARCE FIRST EDITION IN SUPERB FULL CRUSHED MOROCCO

The Constable de Bourbon.

London: Chapman and Hall, 1866. 3 volume set, 8 inches tall. A superb full crushed morocco binding by Root with gilt raised bands, very fine gilt floral tooling to the panels, triple gilt fillet framing the boards, dentelles and all edges gilt. Bookplate. The very scarce first edition of this tale of 16th century France. Ainsworth was an immensely popular historical novelist whose fame in the 19th century rivalled that of Dickens.

Book ID: 3182
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