London: John Nimmo, 1885. hardcover. Translated by Henri Van Laun. 24 etchings by B. Damman and V. Foulquier, 7 full page with tissue guards. 494pp. 8vo, 3/4 tan morocco; (spine rubbed, internally fine). London: John Nimmo, 1885. Very good (+).
Handsomely illustrated edition of fictional character studies based on actual people. One of 300 numbered copies.