Lot n° 60
800 - 1000
Mrs. Bovary. Provincial customs. Naumbourg, shipment from the chosen library L. Garcke, 1857. 4 parts in 2 volumes in-18 (135 x 94 mm) of 160, 160, 160, 160, 204 pp., 1 f.n.ch. of bookseller catalogue; red half sorrow, back with nerves; mottled slices (binding of the time).
Very rare counterfeiting, probably published just before the French original. The last part also contains Offland by Alexandre Dumas Jr., and L'As de clover by H. Gourdon de Genouillac.
"A very rare counterfeit in Naumbourg 1857, in 2 volumes in-12, may have been put on sale before the original" (Clouzot).
A few freckles and small spots.
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