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Caractèrs by  Jean de La Bruyère - Hardcover - 1937 - from C L Hawley and


by La Bruyère, Jean de

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Paris: Nelson,. Hardback. 567pp. TEXT IN FRENCH. Very pretty binding in cream cloth printed with blue and lilac decorative swags to front and spine. Cream cloth is somewhat dustsoiled to edges and spine. Previous owner's name stamp to endpaper. Ffep has been removed. Title page is slightly torn. Trailing ink mark to front. Good copy. . Hardcover. 1937.
  • Bookseller: C L Hawley GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 2832
  • Title: Caractèrs
  • Author: La Bruyère, Jean de
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Nelson,
  • Place: Paris
  • Date published: 1937
  • Keywords: Jean de La Bruyère,French literature,French language texts
  • Bookseller catalogs: French Literature;


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