Very Good. Item #7053
Paris: Librairie de L. Hachette et Cie., 1866. Deuxième Édition Revue et Augmentée. Five volumes; 12mo (17.75cm.); uniformly bound in contemporary half brown morocco over marbled boards, gilt spines in five compartments, marbled endpapers. Light shelf wear to boards, leather a bit dried with some cracking, else a Very Good, attractive set. Thomas Jefferson Coolidge's set with his bookplates to front pastedowns and ownership signature to title pages. Coolidge, great grandson of Thomas Jefferson, was the last American plenipotentiary to France, appointed by President Harrison in 1892.