69 1209 Balzac H de
69/1209 Balzac, H. de. Les contes drolatiques. Paris, Ez Bureaux de la Société Générale de Libraire, 1855, 5th ed., XXXI,(1),615p., 425 (full-p.) woodengr. after G. DORÉ, contemp. hmor. w. richly gilt spine.

- Contemp. annot. on first free endpaper; library-stamp on title-p.; occas. trifle foxed.

= Vicaire I, p.190; Carteret III, p.48: "Ce livre est considéré comme le chef-d'oeuvre d'illustration de Gustave Doré (...)". The first ed. with the illustrations by Doré. This copy with page XXI numbered "XX" and with "Joyeulx" on p.326, but p.425 with the address and "36" and p.426 with "Naifveté".

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