Boivin et Cie, 1908, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No, Unstated, Illustrated By: Maurice Leloir
GUSTAVE TOUDOUZE. Le Roy Soleil, Paris: Boivin et Cie, 1908. Large folio, pp. iv, 92, blue cloth boars with gilt lettering to spine and blazingly brilliant image of the Sun King on front, all edges gilt, illustrations by Maurice Leloir, who was respected for his faithful costume re-creations. He was so good that Douglas Fairbanks brought him to Hollywood as artistic director of The Iron Mask. Here he supplements Toudouze's text with full-page panoramas, and one double-page spread. Condition of this book: Covers are edge-worn, very bright. Leaves browning at edges, overall very good. Size: Large Folio (bigger than A3). 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. Illustrator: Maurice Leloir. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; France; 1900-1920; French Language; Children. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 54190.