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1911-1926 Atlas en Couleurs des Orchidées Cultivées Comte de Chambord LIBRARY
London: Librairie Generale de L'Enseignement, 1911. Click on "Read more" under item description for a full description of this lot (on eBay mobile only). Many thanks Louis88Books. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Title ORCHIDS Bound in Full Blue Morocco From the Library of Henri of Artois, the Comte de Chambord, Henri V de France, duc de Bordeaux (1820-1883). With his Printed Book Label, Acquired by Maggs Bros., Ltd. Contents are from: Atlas en Couleurs des Orchidées Cultivées. Paris, E. Orlhac, [1911-1926]. With circa 1000 coloured figures on 30 chromo-lithographed plates. Bound by Lassalle & Co. [Full Leather Binding - with 30 Chromolithographic Plates] ____________ First Edition ~ Full Leather Binding __________ Author Julien Noël COSTANTIN ______________________ Year of Publication 1911 __________________________ Publisher Paris: E. Orlhac ______________________ For full description see below - after all photographs ___________________________________________ Description: Paris: E. Orlhac 1911-1926, 30 chromolithographic plates of orchids tipped in, bound in a full morocco leather binding ostensibly from the library of the Comte de Chambord and acquired by Maggs Bros. Ltd. who at that time had a shop in Paris as well as London. Somewhat incongruous binding from the Library of Henri V of France (1820-1883) with contents that we have dated to 1911. Approximately 13 and three quarter inches tall. Further research would indicate that the Comte's library went, by descent, to his cousin Don Jaime de Bourbon, Duc de Madrid (1870-1931) at Frohsdorff, and then b … [Click Below for Full Description]
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