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Honoré de BALZAC
Eugénie Grandet
first edition which constitutes the first volume of the "Scenes of the life of province".Binding in full brown velvet calf, smooth back slightly thinned out decorated with a double gilded cartridge, golden castors on the headdresses, framing of quadruple golden nets and a frieze cold stamped on the boards, boards decorated in their centers d ' a large plate lacquered in the taste of the stained glass windows of the cathedrals, green silk guards with small angular shortages, framing of quadruple nets and golden floral motifs in spandrels on the counterplates, counterplates decorated with a large lacquered plate decorated with medallions of " animals embedded in a Greek cross which is framed by Orthodox vegetal and liturgical motifs, double golden threads on the cups, preserved covers, all golden slices, case in full soft and marbled cardboard, exceptional binding of art and the signed era of Gruel.Ex-dono to the pen on a white guard as a present.Gravity hits on the upper corners.Beautiful complete copy of its advertising flyer connected in-fine and established in a spectacular and amazing binding with decor of Gruel. Madame Charles-Béchet Paris 1834 12x20cm relié
Bookseller: Librairie Le Feu Follet [France]

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