Paris: Damascene Morgand, 1886.
First edition. Number 57 of 300 copies on papier de Hollande. Plates. Original wrappers bound in. [viii], 466, ; [vi], 476, pp. 2 vols. Small 4to. Half blue morocco and marbled boards, spines gilt with raised bands, marbled endpapers, t.e.g.. bound by Henri Noulhac. Renderia bookplate Item #323390
A massive study of the important women book collectors of France during the 16th to 18th centuries, with reproductions of bookplates, biographical sketches, lists of books, etc.
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