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    Beautifully Illustrated with Full-Page Plates of Wildlife

    Anna Klumpke. Rosa Bonheur Sa Vie Son Oeuvre. Paris: Ernest Flammarion, 1909.

    Large quarto. Signed by the author on the half-title page. Text in French. 445 pages with numerous sepia-toned illustrated plates, including the portrait frontispiece, and copious black-and-white text illustrations.

    Three-quarter brown leather over light brown cloth boards with gilt lettering and ruling to the spine. All edges sprinkled brown.

    Moderate wear to the binding, especially at the spine ends and corners. Boards lightly soiled. Previous owner's bookplate to the front pastedown. Scattered foxing to some plates. A lovely and scholarly monograph of an accomplished wildlife artist in very good condition.

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    October, 2009
    16th-17th Friday-Saturday
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