Le Cabinet secret de l'histoire Quatrieme serie

By: Cabanès, [Augustin] Docteur

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Autograph; Contemporary quarter morocco over marbled boards. Inscribed by the author on the half title page to Georges Cain [1856-1919] artist and author, who wrote a number of histories of Paris in the early years of the twentieth century. Someone has tipped an illustration by Cain and a short biography of the artist to the bottom of the half title page with the inscription, and there is a mark from cellophane tape (removed) to the gutter of this leaf and the original front wrapper. The binding is clean and handsome -- with the bookplate of Catherine Teiton on the front paste-down endpaper. Fourth and final series of this interesting work by Augustin Cabanès [1862–1928] -- a French doctor, historian and author of numerous works of fiction and history. The author relays numerous unusual and provocative incidents of French history, some related to medical matters ; Signed by Author

Title: Le Cabinet secret de l'histoire Quatrieme serie

Author Name: Cabanès, [Augustin] Docteur

Categories: European History, Decorative Bindings, Signed and Association Copies, Medicine and Medical History, Antiquarian Books, French Language and Literature,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Paris, A. Maloin: 1900

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Inscription: Signed by Author

Size: 8vo

Seller ID: 38613

Keywords: French History Catherine Teiton Leather bindings Georges Cain