Antiquates Limited - Logo

STAEL-HOLSTEIN, [Auguste Louis]. Lettres sur l'angleterre.

Paris. Chez Treuttel et Wurtz, 1825. First edition.
8vo. vii, [1], 428pp. With an engraved frontispiece. Contemporary gilt-tooled calf, marbled edges. A trifle rubbed. Marbled endpapers, internally clean and crisp.
A handsomely bound copy of the first edition of a collection of essays examining the political and cultural climate of England in the early nineteenth century by philanthropist Baron Auguste Louis de Stael-Holstein (1790-1827), eldest son of famed Swiss-born French woman of letters Anne Louise Germaine de Stael-Holstein (1766-1817).
£ 100.00 Antiquates Ref: 24523