Petite Histoire Grotesque de Pierrot Goulu.
Petite Histoire Grotesque de Pierrot Goulu.
Petite Histoire Grotesque de Pierrot Goulu.
Petite Histoire Grotesque de Pierrot Goulu.
(Didot, Firmin)

Petite Histoire Grotesque de Pierrot Goulu.

Paris: Didot, Typographie de Firmin, (c. 1810). 125pp., + (8)ff. Eight engravings on beige paper. The absurd adventures of Pierrot, born from a turkey's egg to La Fee Gourmande, and dedicated to gourmandise from that moment on, until his gluttony proves too much and dooms him. An extremely rare cautionary juvenile edition, bound in tan straight grain morocco with gilt tooling and green and gold brocade endpapers. A.e.g. Fairly but unobtrusively foxed, with hardly noticeable crease to upper cover. Near fine. (2 1/4 by 2 13/16; 58x72mm). Item #28859

Price: $750.00