2 vols. in 8vo., contemporary full leather, rebacked, pp. xx, 772, ; , 800, , 4, with fine copper-engraved frontispiece depicting a female allegory of Philosophy surrounded by figurations of classical wisdom in vol. 1., edition signed by printer on verso of half title. Binding chipped and worn, hinges tender, rebacked, spine of vol. 2 beginning to split along the gutter, waterstains to pages, pages browned; otherwise a very good attractive set. Text in French.
NOEL, Francois Joseph., Dictionnaire de la fable. Ou Mythologie Grecque, Latine, Egyptienne, Celtique, Persane, Syriaque, Indienne, Chinoise, Mahometane, Rabbinique, Slavonne, Scandinave, Africaine, Americaine, Iconologique, etc. Nouvelle Edition, Revue, corrigee, et considerablement augmentee., Chez Le Normant, 1803
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