LE SAGE, Alain-René

Histoire de Gil Blas de Santillane. Vignettes par Jean Gigoux. 

Paris, chez Paulin, 1835,

in-8 gr., pp. 972, magnifica leg. ad imitazione antica in p. pelle con bordure a filetti oro ed a secco sui piatti con fleuron a secco al centro, dorso a nervi con tit. e fregi a secco ed in oro, dentelle int. Ritratto silogr. di Gil Blas impresso sur chine f.t., antiporta fig. e 600 vignette n.t. inc. su legno da Brevière, Godard, Lavoignat, Maurisset, Beneworth, ed altri, iniz. ornate, testo incorniciato da duplice filetto. Importante stupendo figurato, la cui pubblicazione ''fit une révolution dans l'illustrations des livres...'' (Brivois p. 256). "Cette édition de Gil Blas est capitale; elle marque la rénovation de la gravure sur bois à l'époque romantique" (Carteret) Bellissimo esempl. a pieni margini, in custodia cart.

Vicaire V, 238-9. Carteret III, 382. Brivois, 265. Sander, 440.

€ 150
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