[STRASBOURG]. Fêtes de Gutenberg (French Festival(. Cortège industriel de Strasbourg. June 25, 1840. Strasbourg, E. Simon Fils, Printing. Lith., n. d. .
In-4 quarto oblong, dark blue half-shagreen, ribbed spine decorated with iron brand of repeated Strasbourg Cathedral, one conserved illustrated cover (binding from the era).
29 color plates by Eugène GLÜCK, lithographs by SIMON illustrating festivals organized by Strasbourg for the four hundredth anniversary of inventing the printing press.
These plates are numbered from 1-53. Five plates are folded (10 & 11, 22 & 23, 34 & 35, 48 & 49 and 52 & 53) and do not form one.
Cover for 12th issue is conserved.
Few foxing, soiling and small accidents on four plates.
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