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XVIIIeme Siecle Institutions Usages et Costumes

France 1700 - 1789

By Paul Lacroix; illustrated by various

1878 - Paris - Librarie de Firmin-Didot

11.5"by 8", xii, 523pp

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 


 

DETAILS

An illustrated history of 18th Century society and customs in France by Paul Lacroix with twenty-one colour lithographs and three-hundred and fifty woodcuts.  

Third edition.

Illustrations after Watteau, Vanloo, Rigaud, Boucher, Greuze, Lancret, J. Vernet, Chardin. Jeaurat, Bouchardon, Saint-Aubin, Eisen, Gravelot, Moreau, Chochin, Wille, Debucourt etc. 

Paul Lacroix (1806 - 1884) was a French author and journalist.

With previous owner's ink inscription to verso to front free endpaper.

CONDITION

In a quarter morocco binding with decorative cloth boards. Externally, sound but with slight wear to extremities, slight loss to head and tail of spine and with slight evidence of past worming to front joint. Hinges slightly strained. Internally, firmly bound. Bright but with some tidemarks and occasional spotting and marks to pages. With slight marginal loss to endpapers and the occasional closed tear.

Overall: GOOD


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