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Jules Claretie / Adrien Marie - Monsieur le Ministre - 1886

Jules Claretie / Adrien Marie - Monsieur le Ministre - 1886

Description
Jules Claretie / Adrien Marie - Monsieur le Ministre - 1886
Illustrated, Literature - Quantity: 1 - Other - see description, With slipcase - Book

Luxury edition printed on large paper (not justified), partly first edition, with a previously unpublished preface by Jules Clarétie, and first illustrated, of this novel on the Bourgeois milieu and power during the 19th century, initially published in 1881 by Dentu.

Work published in the collection of the Chefs-d'Oeuvre du roman Contemporain, adorned with 10 original compositions by Adrien Marie delicately etched by Wallet with tip-ins.

Paperback, printed cover with flaps, front cover adorned with an embossed medallion in colour with the title of the collection in a garland accompanied by an olive branch. In a soft paperboard folder (label adorning the spine) and a mouse grey rigid slipcase.

Uncropped copy, fresh interior, yellowed tissues. Slipcase and folder in very good condition.

Jules Claretie [original preface] / Adrien Marie

Monsieur le Ministre

Paris, Maison Quantin, no date (1886)

Octavo, 23.5 x 16 cm ; 436 pp.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Illustrated, Literature
Author/ Illustrator
Jules Claretie / Adrien Marie
Book Title
Monsieur le Ministre
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1886
Edition
Illustrated Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Extras
Other - see description, With slipcase
Number of pages
436
Dimensions
23.5×16 cm
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