Almanach dedié aux Dames pour l'an 1826. Paris, de l'Imprimerie de Jules Didot ainé,
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Engraved title-page and 6 engraved plates along with the engraved "souvenir" which includes twelve vignettes and space for notes for each month of the year. 12mo. 73 x 112mm. pp. xxvi, 152, xii. With browning and spotting throughout, in contemporary purple cloth boards with decorative gilt borders and spine, slightly bumped, with gilt edges and matching slip case which is sunned and bumped with cloth coming away a little at the sides. Otherwise very good.
Each of the six engraving portrays a famous painting, such as Da Vinci's Mona Lisa or 'La Jaconde' and Giordano's The abduction of Deianira. Along with poetry and prose. Da Grand-Carteret
Stock Code: 45941