Item #258540 Une Saison à Aix-les-Bains. Publisher’s Binding, Amédée Achard.

Une Saison à Aix-les-Bains.

Paris: Ernest Bourdin, [1850].

Price: $1,000.00

About the item

Ginain, Eugène. First edition. 17 engravings (4 colored) after Eugène Ginain and one colored map of the Savoie department. [ii], viii, 358, [2] pp. 8vo. Publisher’s blue cloth, blocked in gilt, front cover with filigree border surrounding center oval containing coat-of-arms in gilt and red, rear cover with elaborate cathedral medallion, spine blocked in gilt with title, imprint, and coat-of-arms, a.e.g. Fine. Carteret III, p. 31.

Item #258540

A stunningly fine copy in publisher’s binding, the gilt looking like it was stamped yesterday. “Le cartonnage spécial de l’éditeur est agréablement orné” (Carteret).