Le Don Quichotte romantique, ou voyage du Docteur Syntaxe, à la recherche du pittoresque et du romantique. Poëme en XX chants, traduit librement de l'anglais, et orné de 26 gravures, par M. Gandais.

Paris: Chez l'Auteur et Pelicier, 1821. 1st Edition Thus. No Binding. The French adaptation of a poem by William Combe, a satiric interpretation of the saga of Don Quixote. Disbound copy, requiring complete bindng. 8vo, viii + 146 pp with title frontispiece and 24 lithographed plates by Engelmann and Malajean. Signatures extant, half title loose, original rear paper cover extant, front cover and endpapers / prelims missing. Scattered foxing, sides untrimmed. Worth rebinding. This copy has frontispiece and 24 numbered plates, although there is no evidence in collation that one is missing from the 26 stated on title page. Good. Item #011638

Price: $125.00

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