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  • Category = Art Nouveau Binding
  • STUNNING DELUXE SET IN HALF MOROCCO GILT TOOLED IN THE ART NOUVEAU STYLE
    The Works of Charles Paul de Kock by KOCK, Charles Paul de
    KOCK, Charles Paul de
    The Works of Charles Paul de Kock

    London, Boston and Paris: Quinby, 1904. 25 volume set, 9.25 inches tall. A magnificent half morocco binding with gilt titles and top edge, exceptionally tall gilt raised bands and fine floral tooling with calf onlays in the art nouveau style on the spines. With the armorial bookplate of John C. Wellington, with gilt monogram on the upper boards and evidence of a second bookplate that has been carefully removed from the free endpapers. Illustrated throughout. The spines have faded to a rich brown giving a very pleasing effect on the shelf. Charles de Kock was an immensely popular French novelist in the second half of the 19th century. This deluxe edition was translated into English by Arthur Martin. De…

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    London, Boston and Paris: Quinby, 1904. 25 volume set, 9.25 inches tall. A magnificent half morocco binding with gilt titles and top edge, exceptionally tall gilt raised bands and fine floral tooling with calf onlays in the art nouveau style on the spines. With the armorial bookplate of John C. Wellington, with gilt monogram on the upper boards and evidence of a second bookplate that has been carefully removed from the free endpapers. Illustrated throughout. The spines have faded to a rich brown giving a very pleasing effect on the shelf. Charles de Kock was an immensely popular French novelist in the second half of the 19th century. This deluxe edition was translated into English by Arthur Martin. De Kock was hugely popular in the English speaking world, amongst many others, Thackeray was a particular admirer. A stunning set.

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  • EXTRAORDINARY FULL MOROCCO GILT TOOLED IN THE ART NOUVEAU STYLE
    Sir Edward Burne – Jones. by BELL, Malcolm
    BELL, Malcolm
    Sir Edward Burne – Jones.

    London: George Bell, 1898. Full morocco, 8inches tall. A very decorative Edwardian binding in the Art Nouveau style with stylised roses on the spine and boards. Gilt dentelles and all edges. Some foxing to the text. The colour of the binding is slightly faded but the splendid design still stands out.

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  • HALF MOROCCO BY BICKERS IN THE ART NOUVEAU STYLE
    Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam by OMAR KHAYYAM
    OMAR KHAYYAM
    Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

    London: Macmillan, 1900. Half morocco, 6.5 inches tall. A charming binding by Bickers in the Art Nouveau style with 2 gilt raised bands and floral gilt tooling above and below the title. Some slight scuffing to the boards.

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