Lot 131 of 443:
Finely bound Zadig illustrated by Mossa  

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Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
Zadig

Author:
Voltaire

Place:
Paris

Publisher:
Librairie des Amateurs

Date:
[1924]

Description:

[8], viii, 236, [2], pp. (plates included in pagination). With 25 plates after Gustave-Adolphe Mossa, hand-colored by E. Charpentier, including frontispiece and additional illustrated title page. Numerous hand-colored head- and tailpieces, hand-colored floriated initials. (8vo) finely bound by Flammarion in red polished calf with raised bands and gilt lettered spine, red moiré silk doublures, silk and marbled endpapers, top edge gilt. No. 861 of an edition limited to 1,100 copies.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Darkening to spine, some soiling and rubbing; a bit of offsetting from plates, mild toning around edges; near fine.


 
Item number:
305463
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