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    [Nadar, Man Ray, and other contributors]. [Maurice Devriès]. Dans l'Intimité de Personnages Illustres. Photograph album of famous French figures.

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    [Nadar, Man Ray, and other contributors]. [Maurive Devriès]. Dans l'Intimité de Personnages Illustres. Album de Photopraphies. Paris: Éditions M.D., [no date, circa 1951]. Collection of 340 famous portrait photographs from 1845 to 1950 of personalities in fields including literature, science, theatre, politics and the arts from some of the most recognized French photographers of the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Twelve volumes. Publisher's decorative paper boards with affixed photographic plate centerpiece. Each volume has six thick-paper leaves with a number of affixed photographic plates on each side, accompanied by facsimile handwritten captions. Ribbon tied around spine. Boards rubbed, some lightly soiled, some ribbons faded, some photo plates rubbed, each volume and each page numbered in holographic pencil. Very Good.   From the collection of a gentleman of New York.

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