Lot n° 408
150 - 200
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CHATEAUBRIANT (Alphonse de). Monsieur de... - Lot 408 - Kâ-Mondo
CHATEAUBRIANT (Alphonse de). Monsieur de Lourdines. Story of a country gentleman. 1840. Paris, Henri Cyral, (Collection française n° 16), 1928. In-8, cherry morocco, 5-rib spine with gilt fillet, gilt author, title and date, 5 gilt fillets framing the caissons, quintuple gilt fillet framing the boards, double gilt fillet on the edges, gilt edges, morocco spine flaps decorated with a multiple fillet composition bordered by 2 cold fillets, burgundy moiré silk lining and endpapers, illustrated cover and spine preserved, gilt edges. illustrated cover and spine, gilt edges [Canape et Corriez].
67 color illustrations by Daniel Girard, including one on the cover and nine plates.
Limited edition of 1021 copies: one of the top 30 on Madagascar (no. 14), including two original drawings (ink and watercolor) by Daniel-Girard, signed, used to illustrate the book, p. 75 and 213.
A very fine copy, elegantly and masterfully bound.
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