Paris: Librairie Hachette et Cie 79 Boulevard Saint-Germain, Bibliothèque Rose Illustrée, Nouvelle Edition, 1911/1863, all edges gilt, illustré de 75 vignettes par Foulquier, red stamped boards; 8vo; 374 pp. + 4 pp catalogue. French language 19thc hardback juvenile.
A soldier, Moutier, and his Saint Bernard rescue two abandoned orphans, Paul and Jacques, and see them settled down at the Ange-Gardien Inn while he goes off to the Crimean War.
CONDITION: Good Minus; no names or other marks, tight, slanted, text block feels very stiff, moisture damage on most of bottom board and for narrow 2" strip on top margin of all pages but no mustiness evident, faded darkened spine. Etat moyen. Item #19356