Camille de Montgeron / Maurice Toussaint - Les cavaliers du Temps Jadis ‎ - 1931

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Camille de Montgeron / Maurice Toussaint - Les cavaliers du Temps Jadis ‎ - 1931
History, War history, Uniforms, Militaria - Quantity: 1 - Book

‎‎Toussaint (Maurice) / Montergon (Camille de): "Les cavaliers du Temps Jadis"
Published in Paris in 1931 by Editions du Prieuré. In quarto format (25 x 33 cm), and covered with a publisher’s cardboard sleeve, with canvas spine and illustrated front cover.
Complete in 82 pages and containing 12 tipped-in illustrations in colour by Maurice Toussaint.

First edition of this book about the epic story of the the twelve great riders and swordsmen of the French army, illustrated with compositions by Maurice Toussaint (1882-1974). The artist had acquired a solid reputation for his mastery of military subjects and in particular of uniformology. He notably illustrated many books on the French armies under the Old Regime, and on the armies of the First and Second Empire.

A fairly well-preserved copy: faded spine missing the title label. Fresh inside, without foxing.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
History, Uniforms, Militaria, War history
Author/ Illustrator
Camille de Montgeron / Maurice Toussaint
Book Title
Les cavaliers du Temps Jadis ‎
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1931
Edition
Illustrated Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Editions du Prieuré
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Number of pages
82
Dimensions
25×33 cm
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