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Les Bambous: Fables de La Fontaine



Les Bambous: Fables de La Fontaine by Louis Jaham-Desrivaux. Paris: J. Peyronnet & Cie., 1931. French edition paperback rebound in blue calf-leather decorated with embossed bamboo impression in green and gilt. 246 pp. Hardcover in custom slipcase. Disguised as an old Creole patois commander, Fontaine was one of the most widely read French poets of the 17th century. Binding is signed by M. Lambert, a well-known leather book binder. NPT Books a division of N.P. Trent Antiques has a large collection of used and out of print books on art, architecture, decoration and antiques with a focus on 1st editions, signed and limited editions.


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    Height: 9.5 in. (24.13 cm)Width: 6 in. (15.24 cm)Depth: 1 in. (2.54 cm)
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    Wear consistent with age and use. Light wear to leather, slipcase worn and back has small separation.
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    valatie, NY
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    1stDibs: LU2605112077751

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