Le Parnasse Hippocratique. Recueil de poésies fantaisistes tirées des différents auteurs plus ou moins drôlatiques sur des sujets hippocratiques de genres divers, hormis le genre ennuyeux. 50 illustrations de Robida.

By: Minime, Docteur

Price: $95.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: VG+


Ivory 1/2-leather, gilt decorated borders, four raised spine bands with brown leather title/decorative inserts, marbled paper over boards, gilt-and-purple decorated endpapers. A lovely period binding. Front panel leather now appears somewhat pink from having rubbed against a red leather volume; leather shows some soiling on spine panel and rubbed tips. [viii] + iii + 271 pp., illus. Interior is clean, a bit toned, with light occasional foxing. Interesting period bookplate on front pastedown: "Sequana Pesma tulit pessima, Burgundinum, / cum Musis aluit Martius Hippocrates."

Title: Le Parnasse Hippocratique. Recueil de poésies fantaisistes tirées des différents auteurs plus ou moins drôlatiques sur des sujets hippocratiques de genres divers, hormis le genre ennuyeux. 50 illustrations de Robida.

Author Name: Minime, Docteur

Illustrator: Albert Robida

Categories: Imprints & Bindings, Poetry, Humor, Medical & Veterinary,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Paris, France, A. Maloine: 1896

Binding: Half-Leather

Book Condition: VG+

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 006853