London, South Kensington
2 June 2008
FRERET, Nicolas. Oeuvres complettes. London: 1775. 4 volumes in one, 8° (198 x 124mm). (Some light browning, first and last few leaves a little spotted). Contemporary green morocco gilt, roll-tooled border on sides, flat spine elaborately gilt, red morocco lettering-piece, inner dentelles, gilt edges (very lightly rubbed).
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