Thank you and good luck! SOUGHT AFTER SOUGHT AFTER SOUGHT AFTER. We are offering here a SOUGHT AFTER F ine Binding Boxed copy. Of a French Catholic Missal prayerbook from 1910.High quality Embossed Full Leather binding with a different coloration and gilt ornamentation. With an original Protective Box with a brass clasp and beige satin interior. Very rich decorated front and rear paste-down with gilt fleurons and turquoise Moirée silk. Free endpapers also accompanied by turquoise Moirée silk. Richly illustrated and illuminated in color. With B&W Frontispiece & 3 Engravings.
Limoges, Paul Mellottee, 1910 (1st edition). Embossed full leather binding with gilt ornamentation.
Spine with a four rised compartments. Original wooden protective box with a brass clasp. 16,8 x 10 cm (6.6" x 3.93"). Size of the protective box. 21,5 x 14,5 cm (8.46" x 5.7").
Collation complete - Frontispiece, Title page, 416 pages, with 3 engravings. Full leather binding is firm and tight, overall in excellent condition, only with a few negligible scuffings.
Pages/Text block in fine condition, bright and clean, no marks or foxing. Overall the condition of the book is NEAR FINE. The protective box is in excellent condition, brass clasp fully functional and protected, interior also in excellent condition, overall in near fine condition. I do not mark merchandise values below value or mark items as "gifts" - U.
And International government Regulations Prohibit Such behavior. The item "(1910) Boxed ILLUSTRATED Fine Binding Missal Christian Bible Antique Roman" is in sale since Thursday, February 18, 2021. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "vintage-book-lover" and is located in Ljubljana. This item can be shipped worldwide.