- Paris: Société Française D'Imprimerie et de Librarie, 1906.
- small 8vo.
- modern two-toned cloth, leather spine labels, original paper wrappers bound in.
- (vi),284;(vi), 290 pages.
Price: $45.00 other currencies
Order Nr. 59708
First edition, later printing. Jules Lemaitre provides an anthology of passages from well known stories. These two volumes contains passages from The Odyssey, the Nativity of Christ, the Chansons de Geste, etc. Volume two contains a preface by the author, explaining why the aspiring bibliophile should concern himself with the books contained within. Offsetting to first and last endpapers. Bookseller's ticket on early page.