Paris, Claude Barbin, 1678.
4 parts in 2 volumes 12mo [154 x 85 mm], bound in citron morocco, triple gilt fillet on covers, spines ribbed and decorated, red morocco doublures with gilt borders, edges gilt. Chambolle-Duru.
Precious first edition of one of the most important French literary works from the 17th century.
Tchemerzine III, 838 ; Brunet III-743 ; Rothschild 1537 ; Le Petit 349.
Published on the 17th of March 1678, the book was very successful.
A precious wide-margined copy (height : 154 mm) of this sought-after first edition, bound in citron morocco with red morocco doublures by Chambolle-Duru.