LIMITED DELUXE EDITION IN MAGNIFICENT FULL MOROCCO
RABELAIS, Francis (François) ~ Five Books of the Lives, Heroic Deeds and Sayings of Gargantua and his Son Pantagruel. (In English).
London: Lawrence and Bullen, 1892
2 volume set, 11.25 inches tall. Magnificent full red morocco with bold and very unusual gilt tooling to the spine and upper boards and gilt top edge. Blind tooled pigskin endpapers. Number 153 of a Deluxe limited edition of 210 examples on japanese vellum. Embellished with portrait and 16 fine plates by Louis Chalon.