VAN LAUN’S HISTORY OF FRENCH LITERATURE, ATTRACTIVELY BOUND
VAN LAUN, Henri. History of French Literature. New York: G.P. Putnam’s Sons, 1885. Three volumes. Octavo, later half brown morocco, raised bands. $450.
Early American edition of this comprehensive history of French literature through the late 19th century, attractively bound.
This work traces French Literature from its Celtic and Iberian origins through the Renaissance to the works of Hugo, Balzac and Dumas. Bookplates.
A fine set.