Paris : Chez l’Auteur, 1785
12mo. (xvi), 388 pp. With engraved frontis (by Gaucher, after Cochin), woodcut vignette on title and head and tail pieces, calendar and musical scores at rear. Contemporary full tan calf with spine tooled in gitl. Red morocco title label. Boards ruled in gilt. All edges gilt. Marbled end-papers. French auction listing of the copy dated 1912 pasted to front paste-down. Spine rubbed and slightly chipped at head and tail. Occasional light foxing. Front and back gutters very slightly tender but still a tight VG copy.
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