Jun 16, 2022 - Sale 2609

Sale 2609 - Lot 287

Estimate: $ 600 - $ 800
(BINDING - FRENCH.) Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von. Les Souffrances du Jeune Werther. Translated by Mme. Bachellery. Illustrated with etchings by Lalauze, and each plate present in four states. 8vo, bound in full in red morocco with filigree gilt tooling on covers and in spine compartments by Lortic Frères, a gilt rose in each spine compartment, all edges gilt, rebacked with the original spine laid down; blue morocco inlaid doublures, turquoise watered silk endpapers, wide turn-ins with gilt dentelles, original wrappers bound in; morocco-edged slipcase. Deluxe issue, number 3 of 10 copies on papier du Japon, elegantly bound. From a total edition of 220. Paris: Librairie des Bibliophiles, 1886