1901 Works of Honore De Balzac, Limited Numbered Edition Royale, S/6
A beautiful antique 6-volume collection of The Edition Royale of the Comedie Humaine by Honore de Balzac. These are from The Edition Royale de Luxe which was a numbered edition limited to 1250 copies of which these are from set 593.
Volumes have green bindings with a black-and-white frontispiece, hand-cut pages, and gilt page tops. They were published in Philadelphia by Avil Publishers in 1901.
The set measures 9.5" across and is 9" tall.
Volume 31 Member for Arcis
Volume 32 The Study of History
Volume 33 Physiology of Marriage
Volume 34 Dramas I
Volume 35 Dramas II
Volume 36 Repertory
Age-related wear to covers and spine. The ecru paste-on title boxes have some wear. Hinge repair to vols. 32 and 36.
These are perfect for reading and for home decor staging of bookshelves!