Paul and Virginia ... with illustrations by Maurice Leloir. JACQUES HENRI BERNARDIN DE SAINT-PIERRE.
Paul and Virginia ... with illustrations by Maurice Leloir
Paul and Virginia ... with illustrations by Maurice Leloir
Paul and Virginia ... with illustrations by Maurice Leloir

Paul and Virginia ... with illustrations by Maurice Leloir

London: George Routledge and Sons, 1888. Edition limited to 800 copies (this, no. 42); large 8vo, pp. xxxvii, [1], 208, [1]; inserted title-p. after a design by Leloir printed in green, engraved frontispiece, vignette title-p. printed in red and black, 11 engraved plates, plus 120 other engravings throughout the text; contemporary full blue morocco, gilt-ruled covers with gilt floral sprays in the corners, gilt-decorated spine in 6 compartments, gilt lettered in 1, a.e.g., inner dentelles; some minor scuffing to the covers, but in all a very good, sound copy. The preliminary matter includes a 16-page memoir of the author, as well as the author's own introduction to his classic story of adventure, love, and death on the isle of Mauritius. Item #33841

Price: $150.00