French Armorial of the Court of Elizabeth I

armorial anglais 1586

  [Armorial de la cour d’Elisabeth Ire]. No place, 1586. Little in-4°. 630 Watercolor coats of arms and captioned on 32 pp. unnumbered [8 coat of arms on the first page, 26 on the second, 20 on the following and 16 on the last; […]

Victor Hugo. Love and Death.

Hugo. L'Amour et la Mort.

  I. The plaster hand of Juliette Drouet, the love of his life. [Charles Simon Pradier (1783-1847), Swiss engraver]. Moulding of Juliette Drouet's hand. Plaster. around 1826. Dimensions 25 x 10 x 5 cm. With handwritten mention to […]

André Gide. Talk about the vanity of glory.

Gide manuscrit autographe

    André Gide (1869-1951). [Glory's thumb of nose]. No place, no date [c. 1947?]. Autograph manuscript. 15 ff. unnumbered in-8°, recto only, thumb-indexed on strong paper sheets. Pleine moire argentée à […]