Paris: [Librairie Chaux], . First edition. Hardcover. Quarto (11 x 9"). 232pp. Contemporary 3/4 crushed morocco over marbled paper covered boards, with gold lettering to spine.
Illustrated with 17 full-page and 45 in-text b/w illustrations, this work, published anonymously, is a satyre of the roulette and other casino games flourishing in the principality of Monaco.
Binding rubbed along spine and edges, with some abrasion to leather. Minor age-toning along paper margin. Text in French. Binding in overall fair to good-, interior in very good condition. g- to vg. Item #46807