Die Moralsysteme Oder Ludwig Von Eisach..
Bound in tree calf; spine in compartments with gilt bands, with contrasting black morocco title labels, gilt. Light wear to extremities and some foxing throughout; otherwise a very good set. Armourial crest bookplates of H. Moody.
In der Ruffschen Verlagshandlung.,
Halle und Leipzig
Den august lafontaine.
erster band. zweiter band.
schilderungen des menschlichen lebens in erzÄhlungen.
fünfter theil. sechster theil.
TWO VOLUMES. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. 3.75 x 6.25 inches. Erster Band, [ii] + 334 pp.+  pp. publisher's advertisements; Zweiter Band, [ii] + 336 pp. Text in German and Gothic script.
Moral tales by August Heinrich Julius Lafontaine (1758-1831), a prolific novelist born in Brunswick, who wrote sentimental novels of domestic life, much in favour at the court of Prussia, and more popular than Goethe in his day.
[Stock No. 25645]