A FRENCH LADY. Possible pseudonym of Marin J. George de la Voye.

LE BABILLARD. An amusing introduction to the French Language. By a French Lady.

Published: J. Harris and Son. London. 1823.

Date: 1823

FIRST EDITION. 12mo. (7 x 4.3 inches). ii, 48, 2pp publishers advert leaf. 12 full page engraved plates with two illustrations on each. Two pages with a few neat notes in black ink otherwise a very good copy in publishers green cloth with printed paper label to the front board. Previous owners neat name to the front free endpaper and a few pencil notes and a small vignette drawings to all blank endpapers. Overall a very good copy of this rare early Language instructional book. A search of the Copac listings shows just one copy, which is in the British Library and their catalogue attributes the authorship to Marin J. George de La Voye.

£325

Offered by Paul Foster