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Musees Des Familles Lectures Du Soir

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Paris, Rue Neuve-Des-Petits-Champs: 1936, 1937

Seller ID: 9955


Blue marbled paper with a leather backstrip. Titles in gilt on spine with decorative gilt bands. Volume has edge, corner and surface wear. Front cover has, at some point, been reinforced with glue which makes book somewhat stiff. Some interior toning. With reinforced front hinge noted, the volume is square and the binding seems dound. We have the subsequent volume on line also and will sell the two together at a discount. Please inquire. ; Vol. 3/4/2013; B&W Illustration... View more info

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Musees Des Familles Lectures Du Soir

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Paris, Rue Neuve-Des-Petits-Champs: 1938, 1939

Seller ID: 9956


Blue marbled paper with a leather backstrip. Titles in gilt on spine with decorative gilt bands. Volume has edge, corner and surface wear. Front hinge has been reglued. Some interior toning. Solid copy with noted defects. We have the previous volume on line also and will sell the two together at a discount. Please inquire. ; Vol. 5/6/2013; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 379, 380 pages; French, general-interest magazine. This volume contains two sepa... View more info

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Beautes De L'Histoire De France Ou Époques Intéressantes, Traits Remarquables, Belles Actions, Origines, Usages Et Moeurs, Depuis La Fondation Jusqu'à La Fin De La Monarchie Jusqu'en 1790

By: Blanchard, Pierre

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Paris, P. C. Lehuby: 1835

Edition: Fifteenth Edition

Seller ID: 8964


Full leather bound book is square and securely bound. There are corner bumps and some minor scuffs on the covers but the real problem is on the spine. The top inch of the spine is missing, slightly affecting the top line of the gilt title. Other minor damage exists near the center of the spine. The interior of the book Is excellent with slight browning from the ink. The paper is hand laid with chain lines visible -- fairly unusual for this late in the 19th century, The b... View more info

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Le Magasin Pittoresque, 1834

By: Cazeaux, Euryale MM. and Edouard Charton (eds.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Paris, Aux Bureaux D'Abonnement et de Vente: 1834

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14441


Quarterbound black leather with blue, patterned paper over boards Significant edge and corner wear with boards showing in places. Some scuffing on leather and other surfaces. Book is square, binding secure and interior quite ice with many illustrations. This seems to have been a general interest French magazine. ; B&W Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 412 pages View more info

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French Provincial Costumes

By: Laver, James (text)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Hatshette: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11214


Staple pink wraps with dark decoration and titles in black within white rectangle. Overlapping edges with typical wear but overall in rather nice, square securely bound state. ; Paper Dolls in Costume; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 32 pages View more info