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    With Twenty Hand-Colored Fold-Out Plates

    [Color Plate Books]. Octave Uzanne. La Locomotion à Travers l'Histoire et les Moeurs. Illustrations dans le texte et hors texte de Eugène Courboin. Paris: Société d'Éditions Littéraires et Artistiques, Paul Ollendorff, 1900. First edition, one of sixty copies on Japon Impérial, out of a total edition of 1,570, this being copy XIV. Quarto. Approximately 11 x 7.75 inches. [4], xx, [283], [1, blank] pages. With twenty double-page fold-out plates in two states (one hand-colored, one uncolored) and with eighteen gravure reproductions (two double-page) inserted throughout. Bound in contemporary three-quarter red levant morocco over marbled boards, spine paneled and lettered in gilt in compartments, five raised bands, top edge gilt, marbled endleaves. Original wrappers bound-in. Minor rubbing to binding. Bookplates of André Barrier and Marcelle Léonardon. With an ink inscription on one bookplate, and a few pencil notes throughout. A fine, handsome copy of this beautiful history of moving vehicles. Monod 10834.

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