RACINET, A. Le Costume Historique, Paris: Firmin-Didot, 1876-88, 6 vols., sm. 4°, 200 plates "en camaieu" and 300 coloured plates (3 plates adhering to text, one leaf cleanly torn and 2 defective leaves causing damage to corresponding plates, text lightly spotted), later maroon half morocco (spines lightly faded), t.e.g.
"C'est le plus important recueil général concernant le costume." [Colas 2471] (6)