Tale of the Death of an Ogre.
Tale of the Death of an Ogre.
Tale of the Death of an Ogre.
Tale of the Death of an Ogre.
Tale of the Death of an Ogre.
(Fairy Tales)

Tale of the Death of an Ogre.

(France: c. 1850). 48mo. 16ff. accordion-fold. Each page with an engraved illustration, hand colored with details precisely illuminated in gold. The story follows the brutal, cannibalistic terror of a local ogre, who is finally slain by a valiant French knight. Bound in protective boards covered in red brocade paper, with the final page of the book pasted to the upper cover. Boards slightly worn, but pages themselves quite bright. Fine. Item #29144

Price: $950.00