(1892) SCARCE 320 CHROMOLITHOGRAPHS Roman Missal ILLUSTRATED Christian Bible
Thank you and good luck! SOUGHT AFTER SOUGHT AFTER SOUGHT AFTER. We are offering here a SCARCE F ine Binding Morocco leather copy. Of a richly illustrated and illuminated Roman Christian prayerbook from 1892. Beautiful brown Morocco leather binding with gilt ornamentation. Very rich decorated front and rear paste-down with gilt fleurons and Moirée silk with ornamentation in gilt. Free endpapers also accompanied by Moirée silk with ornamentation in gilt. With 4 full-page CHROMOLITHOGRAPH ENGRAVINGS in Color & Gilt. All 320 text pages richly illuminated with different Chromolithographs in Color & Gilt. Superb illustrations in chromolithographies inspired by medieval Books of Hours. Tours, Alfred Mame et Fils, 1892 (1st edition). Brown Morocco leather binding with gilt ornamentation. Spine with five rised compartments, gilt title.
15,2 x 11,5 cm (6" x 4.52"). Collation complete - Chromolithograph frontispiece, Title page, 320 pages, with 4 Chromolithograph plates. Morocco leather binding is tight and firm, little scuffed mostly to the extremities, boards little bumped. Pages/Text block in very good condition, with occasional light age toning, content clean, no foxing troughout. Overall the condition of the book is VERY GOOD/NEAR FINE.
I do not mark merchandise values below value or mark items as "gifts" - U. And International government Regulations Prohibit Such behavior. The item "(1892) SCARCE 320 CHROMOLITHOGRAPHS Roman Missal ILLUSTRATED Christian Bible" is in sale since Wednesday, March 3, 2021. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible".
The seller is "vintage-book-lover" and is located in Koper. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Year Printed: 1892
- Modified Item: No
- Country/Region of Manufacture: France
- Topic: Christianity, Bibles
- Binding: Fine Binding
- Author: Prayerbook
- Subject: Religion & Spirituality
- Original/Facsimile: Original
- Language: French
- Publisher: Alfred Mame et Fils
- Place of Publication: Tours
- Special Attributes: 1st Edition