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MONNIER, Henri; DEVÈRIA, Achille; BÉRANGER, Pierre-Jean de
Chansons de P.J. Béranger Anciennes, Nouvelles et Inédites
Paris: Baudouin Frères, Éditeurs, 1828. Pierre-Jean de Béranger "The Most Popular French Songwriter of All Time" "The First Superstar of French Popular Music"Thirty Three (of Forty) Hand Colored Lithograph Plates by Henri MonnierMONNIER, Henri, illustrator. Chansons de P.J. Béranger Anciennes, Nouvelles et Inédites, avec des vignettes de Devéria et des dessins coloriées d'Henri Monnier. Suivies des Procès Intentés a l'Auteur. Paris: Baudouin Frères, Éditeurs, 1828. First edition. Two octavo volumes (8 1/8 x 5 1/8 inches; 207 x 130 mm.). [ii], [1]-439, 1, blank]; [iv], [1]-438 pp. Some light waterstaining to the top edge of the first few leaves in volume one, not affecting text.Thirty-three (of forty) superb hand colored lithograph plates by Henri Monnier and numerous charming black & white vignettes by Achille Devèria. The color plates have the original tissue guards. The plates that were never included in this copy are numbers: 21, 26, 28, 31, 35, 37, & 39.(These seven plates are highlighted below within the listing of all 40 plates).Contemporary quarter russia over blue boards, spines decoratively ruled in gilt, two black morocco labels lettered in gilt, pink marbled endpapers. Head and tail of spines expertly and almost invisibly repaired, corners rubbed. Bookplates removed from front pastedowns. A very good copy.KVK locates no complete copies; OCLC locates just one complete copy in libraries and institutions worldwide: Paris-Est Marne-La-Vallee-Bu (France). All other copies that are recorded or that we know of have the same thirty-three (of forty) hand col … [Click Below for Full Description]
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