Paris. A. Hennuyer. 1881.
20 handcolored plates with tissue guards (of 21 plates, MISSING the plate for the Republique which appears never to have been bound in), 327pp, 11 x 7 1/4 inches, embossed gilt decorative cloth-covered boards. Exterior in fair condition only: little loss to the spine, wear to extremities. Hinges cracked, bookplate removed from front paste-down, text block shaken, one plate loose, scattered light foxing, but plates are very clean and bright. Exquisitely engraved and handcolored fashion plates. Item #48710