LIVRE DES FETES FRANCAISES. Gabriel Mourey.

LIVRE DES FETES FRANCAISES.

  • Paris: Librairie de France, 1930.
  • 4to.
  • quarter cloth, printed paper-covered boards, top edge dyed red.
  • (vi), xii, 380, (18) pages.

Price: $70.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 61693

First edition. This book describes the many unique aspects of French social life and customs. Mourey examines how these customs, such as festivals and rituals, are portrayed through the history of French art. Thoroughly Illustrated with reproductions of paintings, engravings, and drawings (some color). With a frontispiece, an introduction by the author, and bibliographical references.