Heures choisies de Dames Chrétiennes. Approuvées par M.S. l’Evèque de Dijon. Tirés des manuscrits du XIIe au XVIIe siècle provenant du Cabinet de Mr. H. Baudot, à Dijon.
[ Color printing ].

Dijon: E. Pellion, 1858. First published in 1859. OCLC cites only three copies of the first edition in America and no copies of this second edition. Chromolithographed throughout in colors and gold, in the style of the illuminated manuscript, with full borders. Includes full-page illustrations, decorative titles. Bottom corners lightly bumped, minor toning to first and last leaf. A very good copy of a charming book. In cloth open-end slipcase. Contemporary full brown morocco over boards, gilt-ruled covers and spine, gilt design with cross in the center of both covers, title "Heures" in gilt on spine. Gilt inner dentelles, brown silk doublures with the wors "A D 15. Novembre 1871" in gilt on th 6" x 4 1/4." CCVIII pp. (Item ID: 152469)

$1,500.00

OCLC cites only three copies, at the British Library, the Bibliothèque Nationale, and Ursuline College in Ohio.

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