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Chez Louis Janet; Les Modes Et Les Belles Almanach Nouveau Redige par le Caprice

SKU: Chez Louis Janet AB11-062 $494.95
LES MODES ET LES BELLES ALMANACH NOUVEAU REDIGE par le Caprice published by Chez Louis Janet Libraire Successeur de sou Pere Rue St. Jacques No. 59 Paris circa 1822. De Imprimerie de P. Didot Aine Chevaier de Ordre Royal de Saint-Michel Imprimeur du Roi. Beautiful engraved color vignette of Miss. Liberty/Fraternity on title page with six additional extraordinary engraved color plates. Brown calf leather boards with single-rule border in gilt: decorative blind-stamped border: single-rule border in gilt: decorative leaf and floral border in gilt and central blind-stamped vignette front and back. Six compartment spine with raised bands stamped medallions rule-lines all in gilt. Gilt edges around. Dotted rule-lines at board edges around in gilt. Bumped and minor wear to corners. Minor shelf-wear to hinge lines and head and foot of spine. Marble pastedowns and endpages. 176 white pages without foxing spotting tear or loss. Text is complete. Binding is tight. No marks or inscriptions with the exception of one digit in pencil reckto of half title at the top fore-edge corner. No dust jacket. Volume measures: 8.3 cm. x 12.4 cm. (24mo.). French Text. An extremely rare volume in superlative condition