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[Photography 25 Prints Fibers] 1866 The Wood - Vincennes/Ildefonse Rousset
1866. Condition: Very good. We sell here, a piece very rare: One of the first French books illustrated by Photography !! Text from: LA BEDOLLIERE (Emile de) Photographs of: ROUSSET (Ildefonse) The Bois de Vincennes described and photographed. 25 laminated albuminous prints, boards mounted on tabs 22 Gd inset format, 3 small formats (thumbnails) laminated, on Title page, front of page and dead end. Full copy of the Bois du Vincennes Plan, which is very often missing Original Edition Paris, A. Lacroix, Verboeckhoven et Cie., 1866 In-4, (31x24.5cm), (4) -71- (4) pp. Editor's red cardboard decorated with a large special gilded decoration (Plate signed Souze), three gilded sections (small usual wear or slits on jaws, lightly glued together and part of the back, small wear and various rubs on caps and corners, various minor shortages of fabric, good general appearance) Beautiful copy, in beautiful interior condition, pale halos on the top of the leaves, some weak curls of sheets, but almost without rednesses, yellow interior guards in very good condition. The Photographs are all in perfect condition. Superb and important work, much rarer than the other book by the same authors: The Tour de Marne After examining some (Rare!) Copies, I could see that two thumbnails (the title page and the cul-de-lamp) are different each time [on the etchings table sheet they do not bear any precise title, unlike all the other photographs in the book]; the photographer (self-publisher of the book) obviously had fun personalizing each copy in this way. We sell here, a piece very rare: Text from: LA B … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: AmidesLivres-Boutique (amideslivres) [Fontenay sous Bois, France]

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