Balzac, Droz, Alfred De Musset, George Sand, ills Grandville, JJ ( Jean Ignace Isidore Gerard ) Offentlige Og Private Scene af DYRENES LIV
Kjobenhavn Immanuel Ree og Schmidt & Baring 1877 First Edition 20 x 27.5cm Approx J. J. Grandville & H. Breviere
Rare Danish text version , 287 pages ,Part 1 =128 pages & part 2 = 159 pages,both in one Volume. many sories by Balzac, Droz, Alfred de Musset, George Sand og flere samt af Danske Fortfattere..illustrated by Grandville engraved by Breviere.With over one hundred illustrations with animals of all kind in the human (from aligators to frogs & birds & elephants etc.etc.) great fun to see , amazing /amusing humour all through... The 1st full page frontice illustration looks like a self portrait of the artist/Grandville sitting in a corner on a book drawing various birds & a beetle looking /visiting a zoo, full of humans, some humans just sitting around looking bored (great fun).... Original green buckram binding is fair/good,with clear title to spine, just rubbed ( NOsplitting, NO loss ) , Contents tight with light foxing to about half the pages. one 1904 owners name to 1st endpaper.