A. de Lamennias. L’imitation de Jésus-Christ, 1890

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A. de LAMENNAIS. L'imitation de Jésus-Christ. Paris, Gruel Engelmann, nd (circa 1890)

Two parts in one large in-4 quarto volume, full claret-red Moroccan leather with wide cold-embossed framework and bands in the 15th century style, ribbed spine with gilt title, double gilt threading along interior edge, interior frieze, end papers with Gothic motifs, all edges gilt, binding signed lower of spine in gilt GRUEL. Within its matching case.

Composed of: 102 color lithograph pages * A historical explanation of manuscript ornamentation on plates by H. Micheleant (122 pages). List of 402 sub-writers (6 pages)

Very fine example in perfect condition

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