Maurice Bridel (Lausanne)
[Stock catalogues, numbered series: 13] Beaux livres anciens et modernes : estampes modernes
Lausanne, Maurice Bridel Livres Anciens, 1954
(24 cm), 112 (8) pp., 6 plates (frontispiece, and after pp. 16, 32, 40, 48, 72; each printed in 2 colours), illustrations. 266 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - Includes a binding (item 78) ornamented on both covers with a plaquette of Henri II (on Josephus, Les sept livres de la guerre et captivité des Juifz, Paris 1553), a binding (item 177) ornamented with the name “F AA POLO” (on two volumes of the 1542-1544 Gryphius Bible; the full set had been offered by J. Pearson, One hundred and sixty-two extraordinarily important French books, London, c. 1922, item 17).