La Courtisane de Memphis

$70.00

1 in stock

Prosper Castanier, illust. by A. Calbet (Librairie L. Borel, Paris, 1900 “Nymphée Collection”)
7.75″ X 4″, 242pp.+, 1/2 red leather over silk-covered boards, marbled end-papers, gallery of 7 full-page illustrations in red, 5 pages of ads in back, fine condition for age, ribbon intact.

1 in stock

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La Courtisane de Memphis, Prosper Castanier, illust. by A. Calbet (Librairie L. Borel, Paris, 1900 “Nymphée Collection”)
7.75″ X 4″, 242pp.+, 1/2 red leather over silk-covered boards, marbled end-papers, gallery of 7 full-page illustrations in red, 5 pages of ads in back, fine condition for age, ribbon intact.

In French, The Courtesan of Memphis. Prosper Castanier wrote of the decadence of ancient Rome. This is a beautiful example of a rare book.