Lot n° 103
100 - 150
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The Devil in Paris. Paris and the Parisians. Manners and customs, characters and portraits of the inhabitants of Paris, complete picture of their private, public, political, artistic, literary, industrial life, etc., etc.
Text by Messrs George Sand, P.-J. Stahl, Léon Gozlan, P. Pascal, Frédéric Soulié, Charles Nodier, Eugène Briffault, S. Lavalette, Balzac, Taxile Delord, Alphonse Karr, Méry, A. Juncetis, Gérard de Nerval, Arsène Houssaye, Albert Aubert, Théophile Gautier, Octave Feuillet, Alfred de Musset, Frédéric Bérat. Preceded by a History and a Geography of Paris by Théophile Lavallée. Illustrations: Les Gens de Paris - series of engravings with captions by Gavarni. Paris Comique - Pantheon of the Devil in Paris by Bertall, etc.
Paris, Hetzel, 1845-1846, 2 volumes in-4 bound in half-chagrin, spine ribbed and decorated with golden nets.
Nice copy of the first edition, some foxing.
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