BIBLIOTHÈQUE LÉON ABRAMI
Livres Illustrés du XVIIIe Siècle reliès en maroquin la pluplart armories ou ornés de dentelles
As the sale did not take place, there were few catalogues issued. Not in Blogie. Contains 61 black-and-white plates, many of which show more than one book. There are 247 items listed. The catalogue is worn at the edges and lightly soiled. Minor paper loss at tail of spine.
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by Hubbard, Elbert
McKenna, 101, 104, 106, 109, 115, 119, 122. Works from Roycrofters Little Journeys to the Homes of series. Each are two volumes. Included are Eminent Artists (1902), Eminent Orators (1903), Great Philosophers (1904), Great Scientists (1905), Great Reformers (1907), Great Teachers (1908), and Great Businessmen (1909). Each has a tissue-protected frontispiece and printed with Roycroft watermarked handmade paper. All include tissue-protected illustrations of each individual featured. Boards are slightly warped and some are rubbed at edges. Pencilled notations on front free endpaper of both volumes of philosophers set.