French Local Printing.

Le Nouvel Arlequiniana, ou Recueil de bons mots, precede de plusieurs scenes arlequines. [BOUND WITH: ] Scaramouchiana, ou Recueil des ruses du fameux Scaramouche....[AND: ] Jocrissiana. ou bons mots de Jocrisse.

Published: Chez J.A.Joly. 1816, 1816 and 1813.


3 works bound together. Small (101 x 61). pp, 128; 128; 126, (2). Hand coloured woodcut frontspiece to each volume. Text in French. Age toned paper but contents clean. Patterned endpapers. Marbled all edges. Contemporary sheep with modern gilt ruled reback.

An extremely attractive collection of three Avignon printings of items first published around 1800. BnF lists one copy of Scaramouchiana and one copy of Le Nouvel Arlequiniana.


Offered by Richard V Wells