1879-1885. Paris. A. Quantin Imprimeur-Editeur. Complete in 3 volumes. All volumes are in Very Good condition. Bound in publishers’ green cloth, gilt lettering. Beautifully illustrated with numerous engraving and etchings including 64 drawn and engraved under the direction of Eugene Sadoux. Embossed in gold and green on the spines for title and is very visible. No dust jackets. No owners’ markings or bookplates. Each volume measures 2.5 inches x 14 inches x 18 inches and they are very heavy. Written entirely in French.

  • Acquired from a Metro Washington, DC estate
  • Dimensions:
  • 14IN x 18IN x 3IN (36cm x 46cm x 7cm)
  • Artist Name:
  • Leon Palustre
  • Medium:
  • Hard Cover Book Set
  • Circa:
  • 1879-1885
  • Condition:
  • Very Good+ to Very Good Condition

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