Jules Férat. Hardcover. Very Good. Item #4213
Paris: Librairie Hachette, . Seventy-Second Edition. Two Volumes. Les Mondes Connus et Inconnus Series / Collection Hetzel. Octavos (7" x 4.75"); [iv], 288p, [iv], 261p. Illustrated frontis in each, with in-text illustrations throughout. Red publisher's cloth with gilt and black stamped lettering and ornamentation. Boards are bright and clean with light bumping to corners and spine ends, with a few light smudges to cloth and some fading to spines. Both volumes open a bit easily with a crack starting at top hinge between frontis and title page and another between pages 104-5. Pages toned and brittle, with some chipping at margins to a run of pages and some dog-eared corners in first volume. Binding still generally sound and pages unmarked.