DELIGHTFUL LITTLE VOLUME IN SUPERB FULL MOROCCO
Les Plaisirs de l’Amour. (The Pleasures of Love).
Paris: Chez Apollon, au Mont-Parnasse, 1782
Full morocco, 5.5 inches tall. A superb binding by Zaehnsdorf, one of the greatest London bookbinders. with gilt raised bands and splendid rococo gilt tooling to the panels and boards. Dentelles and all edges gilt. An engraved frontispiece and 17 further full page engravings. A charming 18th century anthology of French tales and poems.