Sale 2379 - Lot 43
Estimate: $ 150 - $ 250
[DECREMPS, HENRI.] Les Petits Aventures de Jérôme Sharp, Professeur de Physique Amusante. Etched frontispiece portrait of the title character; woodcut text illustrations. 386 pages. 8vo, 193x128 mm, old 1/2 sheep, needs rebacking, cover corners worn through, front hinge reinforced with paper tape; contents generally clean. Brussels & Paris, 1789
first edition of a novel about a conjurer's encounters with assorted charlatans while en route from Paris to London. Caillet 2864.