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L’Insecte [Oeuvres de Michelet]
Book #: 008304

Author: Michelet, Jules
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: L. Hachette
Place: Paris
Year: 1867
Edition: Sixth Edition

Book Cond.: Fair Condition
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Hardcover
Size: 12mo – over 6¾” – 7¾” tall
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: 12mo – over 6¾” – 7¾” tall. 390 pages. Text is in French. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Previous owner’s name in pencil on front free end paper. The Insect, part of the Works of Michelet. Text in French. Leather spine, gilt stamped; green marbled paper over boards, marbled end papers and speckled fore-edge. Edges, corners, and spine ends rubbed and bumped, covers scuffed a bit,a damp stain on bottom half of pages that is discolored about a quarter of the way through, mostly confined to bottom blank margin. Jules Michelet (21 August 1798 ? 9 February 1874) was a French historian. In “The Insect”, the subject of natural history was treated, not from the point of view of mere science, nor from that of sentiment, but from that of the author’s fervent democratic pantheism.” Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 lb 15 oz. Category: Natural History & Resources; French Language; Animals & Birds. Inventory No: 008304.