Paris: J. Hetzel et Cie. Illustrated by Riou, Edouard. Hardcover. Item #32643
Bibliotheque d'education et de recreation. ("Cartonnage bicolore au ballon", 1875-1896 -- here presented in what appears to be a scarcer color combination). 624pp. Light brown pictorial cloth stamped in gold, green and black on the front panel, spine lettered and decorated in gold. All edges gilt. Binding signed by Lenegre at the bottom of the front panel. With 172 illustrations by Edouard Riou engraved by Francois Pannemaker. Endpapers replaced, original spine meticulously restored, light scattered foxing throughout, some wear to corner tips and edges. In all a very good copy. Text in French. ; Large Octavo.