* [Alphonse de LAMARTINE]. MANUSCRIPT, Pensées, Descriptions et Portraits, from the Voyage en Orient, by Alphonse de Lamartine; 53 pages in-8, rel. of the Havana Russian leather period, plates decorated with a decorative frame and a central cold gilt plate, decorated spine, gilt edges (split hinges).
Pretty calligraphic collection, decorated with a pen portrait of Lamartine in the frontispiece, and an emblematic representation of the prayer in a vignette on the introductory page. Reflections on prayer, instinct, nature, solitude, religions, the poet, beauty... Signature at the head of Julie Élise Gertrude de Hardenbroek, born Countess of Limburg Stirum (1878). Attached is a small map of the Rhine printed on blue paper.
Location of the item France - 75016 Paris