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Author
MAZERET, C.
Author 2
A-.M. Perrot.
Title
Miroir des Graces, Dedie aux Damez, ou dictionnaire de Parure et des toilette...
Published
Paris, c.1830.
Description
A dictionary of Ladies beauty accessories. 12mo; full leather boards with Greek Key design in blind to boards; single gilt fillet; raised bands in gilt; title in gilt to spine. 175pp. Consists of text and 15 hand coloured plates illustrating ladies accessories, gem stones, colliers etc. In good condition; quite rare.

Coloured plates in order:

1. Title page.
2. Acier.
3. Boucles.
4. Bourses.
5. Corail.
6. Colliers.
7. Eventails.
8. Fleurs.
9. Jarretieres.
10. Peignes.
11-12. [Assorted Gem Stones] 24 figs.
13. Plumes.
14. Rubans.
15-16. Sacs-Gibecieres.
Hand coloured plates
16
Binding/Size
Xs=12mo
Category
France, General
Value
$0-5,000
Stock ID
846