Paris: Librarie de Gide Fils, 1821, Circa. Hardbound. Orange paper printed covered boards with black leather spine with paper applied label. New Endpapers. Title-page, (4) pp. Introductory text, followed by 24 Color plates, one-to-a-sheet, each with 1 sheet of accompanying text, sometime printed on both sides. All edges gilt. VG, very faint ancient round library stamps to the plate pages, none touching the images. Old perforation stamp to title page. However, there are also a few not-quite-so-ancient smaller but darker round ownership stamps of 9 pages, which do get into the image area. Item #134684
Text is in French. Plate sequence is as follows: 1-24. Quite scarce.
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