Paris: Julien, Lanier et Cie. 1855. Hardcover. 310p. A large hardcover book bound in light blue cloth. Several tiny dent along the edges of the covers and spine, and corners are bumped. Tiny closed tear at bottom of spine. Embossed university stamp and a few pencil markings on title page; a couple of stamps and pencil notations on endpapers and dedication page. Foxing on most pages, and the tissue sheets over the plates are deeply tanned. Closed tears in plate facing page 46. Otherwise, text clean and binding, though slightly shaken, still tight enough for normal handing. Item #187843
Text in French. A life of the Blessed Virgin Mary, illustrated with lots of nice black and white engravings. Measures approx. 12.5" x 9.75"