09-12-2012 09-13-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2611M Marlborough
September 12, 2012 10:00AMCalender
1053

Valle, Leon (fl. circa 1900) Courtiers and Favourites of Royalty.

$119$100
Auction: Discovery - 2611M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: September 13, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Valle, Leon (fl. circa 1900) Courtiers and Favourites of Royalty. Paris: Societe des Bibliophiles; and New York: Merrill & Baker, [1903]. Twenty volumes, limited to 1,000 sets, copy number 385, bound in half red morocco, gilt spines, and marbled paper boards, the leather peeling and dusty, boards becoming detached.
Estimate $200-400

Keywords

Paris, Merrill, Book design, Bookbinding, Graphic design, Print production, Printing