11 volumes 12mo. Full light-brown morocco, triple gilt fillet around the covers, spines ribbed richly decorated, inner border, gilt edges. Contemporary binding signed by Pagnant.
This edition is complete in 10 volumes; an eleventh volume is generally added, the Biographie de Alfred de Musset, by his brother Paul de Musset.
160 x 87 mm.
One of the most elegant collected editions of Alfred de Musset’s Works edited by A. Lemerre in 1876-1877.
Precious deluxe copy printed on China paper bearing the number 62 out of a print run of 110 copies.
It is illustrated with 42 etchings, drawn by Henri Pille and engraved by Monziès, to ornate this edition. The copy is enriched with several portraits printed on China paper in two states, before the letters, in black and in red chalk drawing.
Precious and superb copy from the deluxe issue printed on China paper, covered with elegant bindings in light-brown morocco from the time.