Memoirs of Celebrated Characters.
Lamartine [1790-1869] was a French writer, poet, and politician instrumental in the foundation of the Second Republic. He worked for the abolition of slavery and the death penalty and supported democracy and pacifism. This is a translation of articles from the "Civilisateur," a literary review, published from 1852-1854. Very well rebound in the 20th century in black cloth for a library. 3 Volume set. Foxing. X-Lib. Harper & brothers, NY. 1854-1856. USED. $10.00