The viaLibri website requires cookies to work properly. You can find more information in our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.

Recently found by viaLibri....

James I and VI; Queen Anne; Marie Antoinette; Empress Josephine; Queen Victoria.
Paris: Goupil & Cie, 1897–1906 - 5 works in 6 volumes, quarto (320 x 250 mm). Contemporary brown half morocco by Riviere & Son, brown cloth boards, titles to spines gilt, raised bands, top edges gilt, others untrimmed, marbled endpapers. The occasional minor nick to covers, light spotting to edges of text blocks and sporadically to contents. An excellent set. Coloured portrait frontispieces, monochrome or sepia photogravure plates and head-pieces throughout; captioned tissue guards; title pages printed in red & black. First editions and first editions in English. A handsomely bound set of these lavishly produced biographies, published by Goupil & Cie, the leading art dealership in 19th-century France. James I and Queen Anne are number 420 and 93 respectively from a limited edition of 800 copies on fine paper. [Attributes: First Edition]
      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member]
Last Found On: 2017-02-21           Check availability:      ZVAB    


Browse more rare books from the year 1906

      Home     Wants Manager     Library Search     563 Years   Links     Contact      Search Help      Terms of Service      Privacy     

Copyright © 2019 viaLibri™ Limited. All rights reserved.