Brunet Bibliography Manuel Librairie de Livres supplement 1834 set 3 vols booksBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Jacques Charles Brunet, Leather Bindings, Bibliography).
Nouvelles Recherches Bibliographiques Pour Servir de Supplement au Manuel du Librarie et de L'Amatuer de Livres, by Jacques Charles Brunet.
Published 1834, Paris by Silvestre.
3 volumes, each c. 500 pages.
Period 1/4 leather bindings, smooth spines, gilt bands, gilt title lettering, marbled covers, edges, and end papers.
Several joints cracked but all covers well attached, leather scuffed with small chipping at ends, but bindings remains clean, tight, and sound.
Set remains attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 8 1/2" H x 5 1/2" W.