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Régamey (Félix)

Japon

R37797
Publication

2 500 €

With a fine original watercolour.

P. Paclot. No date (1903). Square 4to. Contemporary light brown quarter shagreen, title gilt direct to the spine, marbled boards,  original blue pictorial wrappers bound in at front and rear. (2), 306 (1) pp., near 300 black and white and colour illustrations  throughout.

First edition, one of 25 numbered copies of which this is one no. 24 sur papier des Manufactures Impériales du Japon, avec un dessin polychrome originale de l’auteur sur le faux-titre.

Frontispiece illustration in two states.

Elaborate engraved bookplate of Président Léon Gambetta to front pastedown with the motto : « Vouloir c’est pouvoir »

A second lithographed  ex-libris  BJVG (11 x 17 cm).

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Country:Japon (81)
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Author:Régamey (Félix) (2)