Title Manuscrits Enluminés et Livres Précieux, 1280-1930, Catalogue No. XXI
Book Condition Near Fine
Jacket Condition Near Fine
Edition First Edition
Size 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall
Publisher Chartres, France Librairie Sourget 2000
Seller ID 007555
Ce catalogue propose une vente de beaux livres et manuscrits enluminés allant de Philippe le Bel à Proust. Ce n'est pas une édition bilingue. Texte en français uniquement, pas en anglais. This is not a bilingual edition. Text in French only, not in English. Printed and bound in France by Durand. Photography by Dan Maronet, Studio Angles. Handsome blue cloth binding, with gilt-stamped lettering to the front board and to the spine. Unbumped spine head and tail, and with sharp corners. Slight spine lean. 9 x 12 inches. Text block firmly bound in. 616 numbered pages. With numerous color plates, some full page, on heavy coated stock. An immensely clean copy, and quite tight. Either unread or very gently read. Gorgeous full-pictorial dust jacket, including the over-sized flaps. A Near Fine copy in a Nead Fine DJ. This catalog features an offering of fine books and illuminated manuscripts ranging from Philippe le Bel to Proust.