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    Sale 5308

    Fine Printed Books Including Children's & Illustrated Books

    19 March 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 16

    UZANNE, Octave (1852-1931). La Femme à Paris. Nos Contemporaines. Notes Successives sur les Parisiennes de ce Temps dans leurs divers Milieux, Etats et Conditions. Paris: Librairies-Imprimeries Réunies, 1894. 4°. Printed on Japon throughout, half title, title printed in red and black with hand-coloured vignette, 20 hand-coloured engraved plates by Pierre Vidal, illustrations, many hand-coloured. Finely-bound in black morocco gilt, spine gilt with small repeated rose motif, gilt edges, original pictorial wrappers bound in, slipcase. "Tirage à Petit Nombre."

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    UZANNE, Octave (1852-1931). La Femme à Paris. Nos Contemporaines. Notes Successives sur les Parisiennes de ce Temps dans leurs divers Milieux, Etats et Conditions. Paris: Librairies-Imprimeries Réunies, 1894. 4°. Printed on Japon throughout, half title, title printed in red and black with hand-coloured vignette, 20 hand-coloured engraved plates by Pierre Vidal, illustrations, many hand-coloured. Finely-bound in black morocco gilt, spine gilt with small repeated rose motif, gilt edges, original pictorial wrappers bound in, slipcase. "Tirage à Petit Nombre."


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