History of France 1789-1881 Martin 3 vol. Leather set Art Nouveau Illustrated A+Brian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
France- History 1789-1881 Leather bound illustrated set 3 volumes Art Nouveau gilt decorations.
Lovely 19th century set. Three heavy monumental books filled with a profusion of illustrations, including 23 full page steel engravings, 2 hand colored maps and dozens of full page wood engravings, including numerous city views, key historical scenes, important figures such as Napoleon, etc.
Lovely set with pleasing age patina.
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A Popular History of France, from the First Revolution to the Present Time, by Henri Martin. Vols. 1-3. 1901, Boston, Dana Estes and Charles Lauriat. 25 inserted plates (complete as issued), dozens of wood engravings, many full page views, etc.
Books measure: 9 7/8" H X 7 1/2" W.
Set along shelf measures: 7". Heavy set.