Lot 5

MONTESQUIEU. Persian letters. Paris, Louis Lacour, Académie des bibliophiles, 1869. In-4, (8), XVI, 330 pp. Half morocco binding with corners. Spine with nerves decorated with gilt motifs and dated 1869.
Limited edition of 525 copies, published by Louis Lacour, librarian at Sainte-Geneviève and administrator of the Académie des Bibliophiles. One of the 493 copies on laid paper (n°209).