The bucket removed - Heroic comic poem imitated from Tassoni. 1796
By CREUZÉ DE LESSER (Auguste)
In Paris P. Didot, 1796.
In-12, long-grain red morocco, flats adorned with a double gilded frame, ornate smooth spine, double gilt inner wheel, blue moiré silk lining (contemporary binding). 259 pp
Original edition. Auguste Creuzé de Lesser, French poet, playwright, librettist and politician, appointed by Louis XVIII prefect of Charente in 1814 and prefect of Hérault in 1817, made a reputation in literature with his poems imitated by Juvénal and Alessandro Tassoni.
From the L. Froissart library, with ex-libris.
Dimensions: 14.0 cm high
8.5 cm wide
1.5 cm thick