5 [Chromoligthography] Paris Monumental

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5 [Chromoligthography] Paris Monumental

12mo, 4 x 4 1/2 inches, n.d. [1845], n. pl. A.E.G. Original brown fine-grained brown cloth with attractive gilt border and corner designs on both covers, gilt cross-haches to spine. Superb original blue and red and gilt decorated endpapers. A scare promotional booklet featuring 20 highly executed full page chromolithographed plates with most of them featuring a bold gold-blocked edifice or landmark, border designs. All plates printed on one-side only, and the original tissue guards are present. Of importance, there is an owner inscription on the front free fly corroborating the date: "purchased in Paris, June 1845- Peurson." A near fine copy with unobtrusive bubbling on rear cover, internally as new. A most scarce and attractive promotional booklet.

Price: $325.00   Item #2395