Boston: Lothrop, 1886. Several fine color plates; about 100 text illustrations. Large thick 8vo, pictorial boards (extremities rubbed). Boston: Lothrop, (1886). First Edition. Very good. A very good copy of this handsome and unusual volume for young Americans, explaining the symbolism and historic significance of coats-of-arms. Title on cover reads Story of Chivalry and Heraldry.
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Paris: Pierre Blanchard, 1822. Fine extra engraved titles; frontispieces and 8 charming costume plates. 4 vols. 24mo, contemporary tree calf, spine on volume 4 chipped, gilt, g.e. Paris: Pierre Blanchard, 1822. Very good. Excellent set of this charming work. Vol. I includes a 6p. list of works in Blanchard's "Librairie d'Education."
Paris: Langlume, 1832. 4 engraved plates. 2 vols. 12mo, contemporary sprinkled calf, gilt back, red labels, spine chipped. Old hand-written presentations pasted inside front covers. Paris: Langlume, 1832. Scarce. Very good. First Edition of these moral tales for adolescents, awarded as a scholastic prize in 1834 to Mme. Octavio Lain.