FINE SET IN FULL CITRON MOROCCO
BOILEAU-DESPREAUX, Nicolas ~ Oeuvres.
Amsterdam: Changuion, 1772
5 volume set, 8 inches tall. A very fine 18th century binding in full citron straight grain morocco with a series of gilt bands, triple labels and dense blind tooling to the panels. The boards have a series of blind and gilt rolls. All edges gilt. Armorial bookplate and the bookseller's ticket of Pickering of Piccadilly. Slightly rubbed but still a binding of real quality.