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LECLERC DE SEPT CHÊNES (N. M.). ESSAY ON THE RELIGION...

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[LECLERC DE SEPT CHÊNES (N. M.)]. ESSAY ON THE RELIGION OF THE ANCIENT GREEKS. Genève, Barde, Manget et Comp. 1787. Two parts bound in one volume, in-8, porphyry calf, gilt filleting on covers, ornate ribbed spine, morocco title-piece, blue and red speckled edges (period binding). A brown stain on the first few pages, not serious. ORIGINAL and only edition of this rare work - QUATREMÈRE-ROISSY (J. N.). RECHERCHES SUR LA VIE ET LES ÉCRITS D'HOMÈRE. P., Nicolle, An VII [1799]. In-8 marbled fawn calf, smooth spine cloisonné and ornamented, morocco title page, blue and red speckled edges (contemporary binding). Missing lower headpiece, 5 small wormholes on spine ends, minor spotting on 1st board. FIRST EDITION. SET OF 2 WORKS.