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Notes: first title page printed on parchment (verify)
Edition: Special, limited to 135 copies of which this is unnumbered; first part, “L'été du paysagiste” previously published in a very small edition in 1867 ; second part published here for the first time
Types of Papers/Materials Used: Paper identified as “papier teinté” on verso of false title.Etchings on laid paper, first pictorial title page on parchment paper, text on wove paper.
Binding:Morocco and board ca. 1876 , worn
Volumes in Set:1
Pagination: 238 pp.
Languages Used in Text:French
Provenance:George R. Alexander (his bookplate on front pastedown);
Remarks: Title pages by the Comte process ( a form of metal relief);
Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts
illustrated anecdotes of a landscape painter at work: rural and urban scenes with figures