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1801 "Théatre de Voltaire", Partial Set of Leather Bound Volumes

Item Details

Title and Author/Editor: Théatre de Voltaire (François-Marie Arouet, 1801)
Genre: Plays
Binding: Leather
Publisher: Pierre Didot and Firmin Didot
Publication Year: 1801
Period: Early 19th Century
Place of Publication: Paris
Edition Statement: Édition Stéréotype
Language: French
Complete Set: No
Volumes: Tome I, VI-IX, XI
Number of Books: 6
Additional Notes: In the early 19th century, the foundry Firmin Didot invented sterotype printing. This enabled volumes to be printed in large amounts at low prices. This set is an edition using that method.

Condition

- wear to the leather with missing gilt, rubbed edges, bumped corners, soiling and slight material loss; bowing to covers; tanning to text and edges.

Dimensions

0.75" W x 5.5" H x 3.25" D

- measures Volume I.

Item #

ITMG430935

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