Mme De Witt, nee Guizot : Les Chroniques De J. Froissart, Edition abgregee avec texte rapproch du Francaise moderne, 1881. Small folio, maroon leather, gilt, ribbed spine, gilt emblem on upper board. Marbled eps and edges. Text with chromolithograph frontis and other chromo plates together with monochrome, engraved illustrations, vignettes and historiated initials. An attractive edition. Abridged edition with text closer to modern French. An attractive fine binding with a presentation label on the front paste down from Elizabeth College, Guernsey. Upper hinge is cracked but holding otherwise a very attractive book.
Est £40 - £60