- Topic: FRANCE
[Guilmin, Andre.]. Escholier, Raymond.
Grenoble: Marcel Besson / Editions de L'Imprimerie Générale, (1943). Folio, 9-7/8 x 12-3/4 inches, original wrappers, a few light spots on the wrapper, but a fine copy in publisher's folder. No. 258 of 730 copies on vélin blanc, from a total edition of 750. Illustrations, inspired by literary passages, in the style of fifteen artists such as Boucher, Brunelleschi, Lydis, and Sauvage. ... more info
Price: $275.00add to cart
Paris: Dechristé, 1892. Quarto, 11 in x 14-3/4 in. Printed wrapper, detached at spine, interior very good, in worn chemise and slipcase. No. 143 of 500 copies, presentation to a Dr Bouchez. Frontispiece by Ferdinand Dutert and illustrations by Henri Duhem, including 30 hors texte plates and 172 in-text line drawings. Several items have been laid or tipped in to the front of the book: an original Duhem watercolor, signed and dated 1886; a chromolithograph reproduction of a Duhem watercolor, and its inscribed (to Dr Bouchez) proof, along with a letter about them; and an original watercolor border design, also by Duhem for... more info
Price: $750.00add to cart
Williams, H. Noel.
London/New York: Harper & Brothers,, 1901.. Tan leather, gilt leather labels, marbled endpapers. Covers rubbed, labels chipped, interior clean and fresh. No. 168 of 250 copies for sale in the U.S., from an edition of 600, signed by the author. ... more info
Price: $40.00add to cart
New York: French & European Pub., [n.d.].. Small folio, 9-1/4 x 10-3/4 in., in a cloth-backed printed board portfolio. Ex-library. Edgeworn, some faint discoloration of plates and portfolio, a very good copy overall. Sixty vivid pochoir plates illustrating 19th century French costumes, by region. ... more info
Price: $250.00add to cart