chez G. J. Manget, libraire,
Binding: Contemporary mottled calf, flat gilt spines with orange and black lettering pieces. Red sprinkled carmine page edges. A little rubbed but well preserved and attractive bindings.
Provenance: Prosper de Barante (1782–1866), French historian, writer and politician, engraved armorial bookplate in each volume.
The preparation of paints and varnishes for artists. First edition, fine paper copy.