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CROISAT Methode de Coiffure 1832 French Hairdressing/Hair/Fine Leather Binding
Paris: 1832. Overall condition is Very Good. See description for full details and photos. Methode de Coiffure par Croisat, Professeur, Coiffeur du Journal des Modes, le Petit Courrier des Dames, Brevete du Gouvernment, et de S.A.R. Anna de Jesus Maria, Infante de Portugal (Coiffeur) By Croisat Paris:Chez L'Auteur, Rue de L'Odeon, No.33.1832 (2nd Edition) Approx Size: 4 x 6.75 inches (10.5 x 16.5 cms) Hardback. 171, [1] (Errata) printed pages Recent half red morocco leather binding with marbled boards and endpapers. Spine has five raised bands, black morocco title label and gilt ornaments to compartments. Staining to inner edge of half title, title, and decreasing over the first few pages. Repaired tears to outside edge of half title. Section of loss with old paper repair to outside edge of title page. Marking to 'Avertissement' page after title. Text has some spotting and light staining. Numerous illustrations, some with paper repairs to edges. Landmark title by Croisat, the 'Napoleon of Hairdressing'. Covering all aspects of the profession, from its history, to analysis of the shape of the face and head, and descriptions of hairstyles and accessories. A landmark work, housed in a very attractive binding. Rare. Overall Condition is Very Good There are many more rare and collectable books in our eBay shop, all at very reasonable prices Why not take a look... HERE Keywords: Hair, Hairdressing, Hairdresser, Hairdressers, Hair Styling, Hairstyle, French language, Salon de Coiffure, Coiffeur, Cheveux.
Bookseller: Tarrington Books (tarringtonbooks) [Tarrington, Herefordshire, United Kingdom]
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