Firmin Didot, 1869, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No, Revised
LACROIX, PAUL. Les Arts au Moyen Age et a L'Epoque de la Renaissance, Paris: Firmin Didot, 1869. Heavy quarto, second edition revised, pp. iv, 548, 19 color plates under tissue guards, red morocco boards with gilt lettering and elaborate decoration, all edges gilt, 400 engravings in plates and text. A wide-ranging survey including fine and applied arts, book arts, and armor and the arts of war. Brunet Supplement 739. Condition of this book: Boards worn and rubbed at extremities, short tear in rear joint, spine is sun-darkened, minor foxing to preliminaries and tissue guards. Overall very good. Size: Quarto. Text is in French. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Over 3 kilos. Category: Art & Design; France; 19th century; French Language; Antiquarian & Rare. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53489.