11 October 2005
ANTWERP, EXPOSITION UNIVERSELLE D'ANVERS, 1885
CORNELI, René and Pierre MUSSELY. Anvers et l'Exposition Universelle de 1885. Anvers: Bellemans Frères, 1886.
2o. Frontispiece and illustrations in text, many full page. Contemporary red half morocco (some scuffing).
FIRST EDITION. Beautifully illustrated publication with a historical survey of Antwerp, town, people and the arts (pp. 7-96), followed by descriptions of each nation's contribution, illustrating the pavilions and the various exhibits.
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