Paris: J. Claye, 1876-78.
First edition, limited to 500 copies. Three volumes. Quarto. [iv], xvi, 357p; [iv], vi, 383p; [iv], vi, 160p, cxxvii. Illustrated with 122 engraved plates by Frederic Hillemacher. Beautifully bound by Anthony Baron, London, in quarter morocco with marbled sides, spines with gilt title and rules. Slightest foxing, contents very clean with wide margins and deckle edges. Item #14361
Rare - this book has appeared at auction only eight times in the last 37 years.