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EROTICA -- ZICHY, Michael von (1827-1906). Liebe. Leipzig: privately printed, 1911. Oblong 4° (310 x 395mm). 40 heliogravures printed in sepia. (First and last leaf evenly browned, a few short tears.) Publisher's half vellum and printed paper-covered sides (rebacked to style preserving the original lettering, pastedowns renewed, extremities rubbed).
EROTICA -- ZICHY, Michael von (1827-1906). Liebe. Leipzig: privately printed, 1911. Oblong 4° (310 x 395mm). 40 heliogravures printed in sepia. (First and last leaf evenly browned, a few short tears.) Publisher's half vellum and printed paper-covered sides (rebacked to style preserving the original lettering, pastedowns renewed, extremities rubbed).

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EROTICA -- ZICHY, Michael von (1827-1906). Liebe. Leipzig: privately printed, 1911. Oblong 4° (310 x 395mm). 40 heliogravures printed in sepia. (First and last leaf evenly browned, a few short tears.) Publisher's half vellum and printed paper-covered sides (rebacked to style preserving the original lettering, pastedowns renewed, extremities rubbed).

FIRST EDITION, number 297 of 300 copies. A fine production reproducing Zichy's celebrated erotic watercolours. Zichy contributed to a number of important Russian publications before emigrating, including the splendid imperial coronation album of Alexander II.

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