MANUEL DU LIBRAIRE ET DE L'AMATEUR DE LIVRES.
- Paris: Firmin Didot Freres, 1860-1865.
- thick 8vo.
- half leather, top edges gilt.
- variously paginated
Price: $300.00 other currencies
Order Nr. 25175
First printings of the fifth and best edition of the main work. All the volumes have been rebacked with the original spine over later cloth. The front free endpaper, first blank, and half-title page are loose, yet present, of volume one. Volume five has a cracked hinge along top edge. Rubbing to all the bindings. Chipping to edges of the text blocks. Attractive set of this important tool for studying antique books. From the Thomas M. Whitehead Collection of Books About Books.
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