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Romans et contes, par Voltaire; Édition conforme à celle de Kell. Avec figures.
Lyon: De l?Imprimerie d?Amable le Roy. : 1790. : 12mo (144 í- 78 mm), pp. [4], 286, [2]; [4], 288; [4], 287, [1]; [4], 288; [4], 279, [1]; [4], 263, [1], complete with half-titles, and 16 engraved plates (including 6 frontispieces, one a portrait). Some occasional water and other staining, some plates with contemporary captions in manuscript (instructions to the binder, usually cropped). Contemporary mottled sheep, red and black labels. Rubbed, some corners worn. A good set. : A rare illustrated collection of Voltaire?s fictional works, the 16 plates being re-engraved reversals of those in Bouillon?s edition of 1778 (after Charles Monnet, de La Tour, Martini, Moreau and Marillier by Cathelin, ChaÌ?telin, Dambrun, Deny, Thièbault, Vidal, Vidat, Baquoy, Lorieux, and Patas).
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