Rabelais, FrancoisMaster Francis Rabelais: Five Books of the Lives, Heroic Deeds and Sayings of Gargantua and His Son Pantagruel London Lawrence and Bullen 1892 First Edition Thus Very Good Louis Chalon Complete in two volumes. Edition limited to 1000 sets. Green silk with gilt lettering and decoration. xlvi, 341 pp. xi, 455 pp. Translated by Sir Thomas Urquhart of Cromarty and Peter Antony Motteux. Introduction by Anatole de Montaiglon. Previous owner's name stamp, tiny bookstore sticker. Minor wear to bindings, mainly to corners of boards and ends of spines. There are two tiny insect holes in the fore edges of volume II. Contents clean and tight. Chalon's illustrations are first-rate.
Rabelais, FrancoisThe Works of Rabelais No place Privately Printed Very Good Gustave Dore No date. Circa 1930. Black cloth with gilt lettering. xx, 640 pages. Moderate wear to binding. Contents clean and tight.