Portraits des Personnages Francais, les Plus Illustres du XGVIe Siecle


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Place Published: Paris
Publisher: Lenoir & Rapilly
Date Published: 1848

Description: Illustrated throughout with 48 fine large color plates (light but persistent foxing throughout, somewhat more in the second volume). 2 volumes, elephant folios, contemporary red leather-backed boards with ornately gilt spines (well-worn at corners and ends but still solid and attractive). Paris: Chez Lenoir, editeur; et Chez Rapilly, son successeur, 1848 & 1856. First editions. Very good copies of these rather scarce books.

Comments: Reproduits, en fac-simile, sur les originaux dessines aux crayons de couleur par divers artistes contemporains. I: Rois et Reines de France; Maiitresses des Rois de France. II: Personnages Divers.

Edition: First
Binding: hardcover
Condition: very good
Language: French
Type: Books

Book ID: 243631

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By This Author: NIEL, P.G.J.
By This Publisher: Lenoir & Rapilly
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I just received my book today, and I wanted to thank you for the very prompt shipping. I was especially happy (and a little surprised) to see that you upgraded the shipment to UPS Ground. As to the condition of the book you are right; it is a solid Very Good, at least. Thank you all around for your professionalism. - J.N.
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