Le Professeur par Currer Bell … Roman anglais traduit avec l’autorisation de l’éditeur par Mme Henriette Loreau … Paris, Librairie de L. Hachette et Cie … 1858. [With:]

BRONTË, Charlotte and Anne. Shirley et Agnès Grey par Currer Bell. Romans anglais traduits par Mm. Ch. Romey et A. Rolet. Tome premier [–second] … Paris, Librairie de L. Hachette et Cie … 1859.

Paris, Librairie de L. Hachette et Cie … 1858.

Two (i.e. three) works in three volumes; pp. [4], 299, [1], with a half-title; and pp. [2], 406, [2]; [2], 370, [2], with half-titles; some occasional browing in the second volume of Shirley et Agnès Grey, else very good copies in uniform contemporary brown quarter morocco and pebbled cloth, spines gilt.

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Le Professeur par Currer Bell … Roman anglais traduit avec l’autorisation de l’éditeur par Mme Henriette Loreau … Paris, Librairie de L. Hachette et Cie … 1858. [With:]

BRONTË, Charlotte and Anne. Shirley et Agnès Grey par Currer Bell. Romans anglais traduits par Mm. Ch. Romey et A. Rolet. Tome premier [–second] … Paris, Librairie de L. Hachette et Cie … 1859.

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First editions in French of The Professor (1857) and Shirley (1849) by Charlotte Brontë and Agnes Grey (1847) by Anne Brontë (pp. 193-367 in Volume II), also attributed here to Charlotte. Loreau also produced translations of Dickens and Mayne Reid for Hachette.

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