Lot n° 232
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Chateaubriant, Alphonse de. - Monsieur des... - Lot 232 - Crait + Müller
Chateaubriant, Alphonse de. - Monsieur des Lourdines, Histoire d'un gentilhomme campagnard (1840). Paris, Société du Livre d'Art, 1921. In-4, bound in full wine lees morocco with smooth spine mosaiced with lemon and lime leather representing a plane tree branch, with its fruits, on the boards and the spine. Gilt fillet on the edges, inside framed by a large mosaic border in wine lees and violet morocco with corner fleurons, two gilt fillets and two cold fillets, endpapers in cloth imitating a tapestry, gilt edges, cover preserved, shaped slipcase lined with suede (Ch. Lanoé binder) - Spine very slightly insolated, some engravings in-t have discharged on the facing page - [4 ff.], 186,  pp. 26 coloured etchings by P. Labrouche including 7 h-t. Edition at 150 copies, this one of the 12 sold (n° 142). Pleasant edition of this novel which won the Goncourt prize in 1911.
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