1st London Edition, George Barrie: 1889
Seller ID: 39305
Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket
Folio; xlii, 56 pages; ENGRAVINGS: "Chefs-D'oeuvre de L'Exposition Universelle de Paris, 1889", William Walton, Philadelphia, 1889, folio, 46 full color full page full color and also various colortinted plates. 12" x 17" , 10lbs. The color plates are printed by photogravure on heavy paper. A nice example overall of a beautiful production, awarded the Silver Medal for Excellence in Printing, Engraving and Bookbinding for 1889. Occasional chipping to borders, gilt all round, plum library cloth, solidly bound. Color plates are quite vivid. One of two volumes which are wuite scrace... View More...