Collected Papers & Letters of Louis-Gaston de Sonis French General 1890 old bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Le Generale de Sonis, D'Apres ses Papiers et sa Correspondance, by Baunard.
Published 1890, Paris by Librairie Poussielgue Freres.
555 pages. Text in French. Photographic frontis portrait protected by original tissue guard.
Period 1/4 leather binding, raised bands, gilt title lettering, marbled covers.
Item is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, leather gently rubbed, remains overall attractive as an object.
Text block paper is heavily uniformly age toned, internally still tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. Book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 8" H x 5 3/8" W.