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BOILEAU, Daniel
[The art of French conversation. 2nd ed.]
The art of French conversation. With an introduction. By D. Boileau. Second edition.
London: printed for Henry Colburn, public library, 1819.
xxiv, 256 p. ; 12.1 cm. (16º)

Apparently a reissue with new title-page of the first edition published in the same year (q.v.).

Copy Notes This or the copy of the first edition was bought on 28 May 1819 for 4s. 6d. through the agency of Soane's footman James[?] (SNB), presumably in preparation for Soane's last journey to Paris in August of that year. In this copy the list of 'Works On Education. Printed for Henry Colburn, ...', pp. [vii]--[viii], is bound at the end.

Binding Bound uniform with the copy of the first edition in contemporary C19th half black morocco, gilt-ruled borders, marbled-paper boards, gilt double-ruled spine, direct-lettered with title.

Reference Number 6668


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