STRAIGHT GRAIN MOROCCO FROM LIBRARY OF EDWARD VERNON UTTERSON
GRESSET, de ~ Oeuvres.
Paris: Didot, 1806
2 volume set, 6.5 inches tall. An elegant English Regency binding with gilt raised bands, very finely gilt tooled panels and gilt fillets and fleur de lis corner tools. All edges gilt. Engraved plates. Slight fading but still a superb set. From the library of Edward Vernon Utterson, famed collector and one of the 18 original members of the Roxburghe Club. Sold at Sotheby's 22nd April 1852. In the original French.