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DUSEJOUR, Dionis : Charles Nicholas Cochin. The Origin Of The Three Graces : by Mlle. Dionis Dusejour. Illustrated with the original copperplate engravings after the designs of Charles Nicholas Cochin. , Vizetelly nd [1890s??]

Later quarter buckram & attractive patterned paper boards. Tall 8vo, c.pp66 uncut, some occasional spotting of thick card-like paper, binding slightly dulled, else very good. And illustrated title-page + 6 copperplate illustrations [special plate paper of some illustrations a bit darkened] all delicately hand coloured. Edition Limited to 300 copies on hmp [& 50 Specials] : this copy not numbered. 'Nothing appears to be known of Mlle. Dusejour ... but the designer of the engravings, to which this clever little imitation of the Greek pastorals owes much of its interest, was one of the most prominent French artists of the 18th Century' [Introduction]. (Book ref. 8309 )  £ 55.00

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