IN-4, 20 pp, Fac-similés de lettres et manuscrits autographes Lady Jane Grey, Sir Philip, Nelson, etc…reliure imitation parchemin Bon état. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 9980
Titel: Some Stirring Relics of Historical Times.
Verlag: Paris, Maurice Devriès , s.d.
Signiert: Signed by Author(s)
Buchbeschreibung Self-Published, France, 1938. Softcover. Zustand: Fair. *A tired exterior and a pleasant interior* Self-published by Crohn in France, 1938. All facsimile documents are present and in excellent condition. The exterior is worn with edgewear, fading, and stains. The interior is quite nice, but some coffee drops are present on the title page leaf and the verso. A real oddity. This is a large-format flexibound book, saddle-bound with a ribbon, with textured, coated, two-color machine stamped cloth covers. A passionate one paragraph introduction promises us "the mighty pageants of history." The book itself consists of nine lovingly-recreated facsimiles of autograph historical documents: a missive from Joan of Arc, a request from Louis XVI that his execution be delayed, a letter from Nelson before Trafalgar, and six more. There is explanatory text opposite each facsimile. We ship daily. Out to you w/tracking. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers 5000050512478
Buchbeschreibung Crohn, Paris, 1938. hardcover. Zustand: very good. Contains 9 very fine facsimile reproductions of letters, documents and signatures highlighting important and interesting points in French history. 4to, flexible leatherette (worn). Published by daniel Crohn, 1938. Pages are a bit age toned, else very good. Contains letters from Joan of Arc, Louis XVI, Robespierre, Napoleon and others. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers 144254
Buchbeschreibung Daniel Crohn, 1938. Hardcover. Zustand: Very Good. unpaged (1/4+ inch thick), Documents tipped on pages, Tan Leatherette Cover with Armorial & Edge trim, Folio, edge chips with sm pieces missing else G-VG. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers 004212
Buchbeschreibung Daniel Crohn, 1938. Paperback. Zustand: GOOD. 1938. Daniel Crohn. Softback. Book- Good, green impressed crest on front board, green boards, edges rubbed. 12x9. Many tipped-in colour plates. A collection of facsimiles of important historical documents including the signature of Joan of Arc from 1430, a letter from Louis XVI from 1793 in which he pleads for a three-day postponement of his execution by guillotine, a tragic note written by Marie Antoinette in the days before her execution also in 1793, and a letter by the Duke of Wellington informing a French general of the victory at Waterloo in 1815. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers 1571837
Buchbeschreibung Daniel Crohn, Paris, 1938. Paperback. Zustand: Very Good.  p.: mounted facsimiles; 32 cm. Stiffened paper wrappers in a faux white leather design with grey-blue stamped decorative border on both wrappers and coat-of-arms on the front wrapper. Tied together with a green ribbon. Printed in red and black throughout. Each facsimile is mounted on a green background within a gilt border, facing descriptive letterpress. Contents: The signature of Joan of Arc, 1430 -- Lafayette asks the pardon of Louis XVI for helping the American colonies in their struggle for independence, 1779 -- Louis XVI about to be guillotined pleads for a three-day postponement of his execution, 1793 -- A tragic note from Marie-Antoinette written just before leaving for her execution, 1793 -- Robespierre's last signature, 1794 -- Nelson's unfinished letter written to his beloved Lady Hamilton, on the eve of the battle of Trafalgar, 1805 -- The Duke of Wellington informs a French general of the victory of Waterloo, 1815 -- Napoleon after his defeat at Waterloo appeals to England for protection, 1815 -- The last codicil to Napoleon's will, written at St. Helena, 1821. In Very Good Condition: white wrapper is heavily soiled; corners are creased and chipped; upper left-hand corner of title page is stained; facsimiles are clean and bright; 1-cm. tear in lower edge of last leaf bearing a facsimile, without loss. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers 003742
Buchbeschreibung [Paris]: Daniel Crohn., 1938. Zustand: Good. MSS Facsimiles. Folio. [22 pp.] Descriptive letterpress on verso facing each mounted facsimile, Green Embossed Faux Leather Binding. Binding and Text Fair with losses, tears, loose pages, foxing, toning, stains, most pages chipped along edges. Facsimiles themselves Very Good and present.Contents:The signature of Joan of Arc, 1430. --Lafayette asks the pardon of Louis XVI for helping the American colonies in their struggle for independence, 1779. --Louis XVI about to be guillotined pleads for a three-day postponement of his execution, 1793. --A tragic note from Marie-Antoinette written just before leaving for her execution, 1793. --Robespierre's last signature, 1794. --Nelson's unfinished letter written to his beloved Lady Hamilton, on the eve of the battle of Trafalgar, 1805. --The Duke of Wellington informs a French general of the victory of Waterloo, 1815. --Napoleon after his defeat at Waterloo appeals to England for protection, 1815. --The last codicil to Napoleon's will, written at St. Helena, 1821. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers 15-9593
Buchbeschreibung Paris, Daniel CROHN , 1938, 1938. Zustand: Bon. 23x32 cm, 12 pages. imitatation vélin avec un blason pour devise:" Pleno Sydere Plenae". "There can be no more moving appeal to the imagination than a collaection of autographs.Whereas the printed page ,with its cold formality,masks the author's individuality,his handwriting is almost apart of himself.It is an instrument equalled only by the voice in its power to reveal the strongest emotions and most secret thoughts.Mementoes of a glorious or tragic past,such documents,stirring in their power to awaken a remembrance of things past,call up before our wondering eyes,the mighty pageants of history. Livre d'occasion. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers 3881
Buchbeschreibung Published by Daniel Crohn, N. P., 1938. 9 facsimiles tipped or laid onto teal background sheets with gilt frames with descriptions underneath, printed in red and black. 1 vols. Folio. Facsimiles. Includes fine facsimiles of signatures, letters or documents of historical importance including the signature of Joan of Arc, Lafayette (asking the pardon of Louis XVI), Louis XVI, Marie-Antoinette, Robespierre (last signature), Nelson (unfinished letter to Lady Hamilton), Duke of Wellington (informing French General of victory at Waterloo), Napoleon (asking for protection) and Napoleon's codicil on his will. Armorial decorated faux leather. Rubbed, some soiling and wear to edges of binding, some browning of leaves, else very good 9 facsimiles tipped or laid onto teal background sheets with gilt frames with descriptions underneath, printed in red and black. 1 vols. Folio. Bestandsnummer des Verkäufers 39513