Memoirs of the Duchesse de Gontaut, gouvernante to the children of France during the Restoration, 1773-1836. Translated from the french by Mrs. J. W. Davis.
Dodd, Mead and Company
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Dark green full gilt Morocco, covers with gilt rules and a band of gilt ornaments within rules. Matching gilt ornaments on spine with 5 raised bands in 6. Title on two. Marbled pasted and free endpaper with gilt inner dentellles to match the cover. Upper edge gilt. Front and lower edge untrimmed.
Signed frontispieces; title in red and black.
8vo (147mm x 232mm)
Handsome fine decorative full gilt Morocco set.
P. 252; P. 226.
J. W. Davis.
Limited Edition of this deckle edge paper. Number 8 of 175 copies.
Marie Joséphine Louise, duchesse de Gontaut (1773–1857) was a French noble woman.
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