Livre du Centenaire, 1794 - 1894. I: L'Ecole et la Science. II: Services Militaires. III: Services Civils et Carrieres Diverses.
Place Published: Paris
Publisher: Gauthier-Villars et Fils
Date Published: 1895
Description: Illustrated throughout with nicely printed portraits and other historical reproductions. 3 volumes. lxviii, 519; 572; 646pp. Very thick short 4tos, beautifully rebound by Stroobants in older 3/4 tan morocco over marbled boards; ornate gilt-stamped spines with burgundy leather labels; uncut edges, t.e.g., original wrappers bound-in, marbled board slipcase (worn). Paris: Gauthier-Villars et Fils, 1895-1897.
Comments: Fore-edges foxed, and also some light foxing throughout the first volume, otherwise a fine copy in a lovely binding.Edition: First
Book ID: 223921