Paris Exposition Universelle 1867 Illustrated 2 vol leather set wonderfulBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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L'Exposition Universelle de 1867 Illustree.
Published 1867, Paris by Ducuing.
2 volumes, 480, 480 pages. Text in French. Profusely illustrated throughout.
Period 1/4 leather bindings, smooth spines, gilt bands, gilt title lettering, marbled covers and end papers. Leather remains supple.
Bindings lightly rubbed and scuffed, but remain clean, tight, and sound. Interior contents display a uniform age toning patina, with light scattered age spotting. Any age flaws are easy to overlook or forgive.
Books measure: 14 3/4" H X 10 3/4" W.
Set along the shelf measures: 2 1/2".