Chronicles of the Bastile



[000123] [Chamerovzov, Louis Alexis], The Chronicles of the Bastile – An Historical Romance, Cruikshank, Robert, T.C. Newby, London, 1847. Reprint. Good+. Half Calf and Cloth. 8vo. xii, 640pp.

Later half calf and cloth, raised bands, spine in six panels, title to second panel, remaining panels with volute corner pieces and central device in gilt, t.e.g., marbled endpapers

Spine very slightly faded, very slightly rubbed, slight browning to endpapers otherwise internally bright and clean, previous owners bookplate to front pastedown. With engraved frontispiece and forty full page illustrations by Robert Cruikshank

The Fifth edition

Binding is by Bayntun

Both Wolff and Sadleir have others by Chamerovzov, but not this title