Author:AUBENAS, J[oseph] Ad[olphe]


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Histoire de Madame de Sévigné, de sa famille et de ses amis, suivie d'une notice sur La Maison de Grignan.

By: AUBENAS, J[oseph] Ad[olphe].

Price: £47.00

Publisher: Paris, A. Allouard:, 1842., 0

Seller ID: 1663

Condition: Good

Large post 8vo., pp [iv], vii, [i] note, 588 (a little foxed at beginning and end). Half bound in holly green morocco, gilt bands and title, papered sides (a little rubbed). Upper inner hinge neatly repaired with archival japanese tissue. A sound copy. A presentation copy from William Aldis Wright and with his signed inscription on front free endpaper. Wright was educated at Beccles where his father was a Baptist minister. After attending the grammar school he went up to Trinity College, Cambridge where he later became librarian and bursar. He was an editor of the Journal of Philology, ... View more info