Large 8vo. 972 pp. Contemp. full calf, mauve, all faded, but spine faded to brown. All edges marbled. 4 raised bands on spine, gilt in compartments. Spine label probably missing, blind tooled text present. Wood-cut illustrations in the text, with decorative head-pieces and initials, frontispiece with printer’s imprint, and full -page wood-cut portrait of Gil Blas on chine all after Jean Gigoux. Slight spotting near end-papers. Corners bumped. Armorial book-pl.