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Alfred des Essarts - L'Univers illustré ou géographie vivante - 1840

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Cartography, Illustrated, Natural History, Sociology - Quantity: 1 - Hand coloured illustrations

Object: Book (More lots)
Number of Books: 1
Subject: Cartography, Illustrated, Natural History, Sociology
Author/ Illustrator: Alfred des Essarts
Book Title: L'Univers illustré ou géographie vivante
Condition: Very good
Publication year oldest item: 1840
Edition: 1st Edition Thus
Language: French
Original language: Yes
Publisher: Paris, Louis Janet
Binding/ Material: Hardback
Extras: Hand coloured illustrations

Alfred des Essarts). L'Univers illustré ou géographie vivante. Paris, Louis Janet, vers 1840;

Nice sized quarto: XI-239 pages, with 20 hand coloured plates and coloured frontispiece.

Dated sometime in the 1840-50s.

Lovely original publisher's romantic decorated percaline (marine blue), with gilt spine and boards.

Illustrated with a beautiful hand-painted frontispiece depicting several women in costumes.
Condition: Spine faded

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  • EXCELLENT

    gp1972 August 16, 2019

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    Thanks for your evaluation, much appreciated. Mike
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    Het aangeboden boek mist 22 (!) pagina's. Deze omissie was niet in de beschrijving vermeld. Het is ongeloofwaardig dat de verkoper (dr. nota bene) dit niet opgemerkt heeft !!!

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    Booy August 14, 2019

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    I have apologised fully to the buyer and without argument provided a 100% refund including shipping. I find the comment a little harsh, but accept -- as I informed the buyer -- that the mistake was mine. It was of course unintentional. Michael
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  • Envoi rapide et soigné, livre conforme, tout est parfait.

    user-6e32338 August 12, 2019

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    Merci beaucoup, Michael
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    BEST SELLER. QUICKEST SENDING. TOP BOOK. MANY THANKS
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  • All ok. Tks.

    user-5170b21 July 27, 2019

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    Pleased you like the set. Beautiful I think. Mike
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  • Alles gut, Danke!!!

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    Merci beaucoup, Michael
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    Book received in perfect conditions and quickly.
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    AUXIMOM July 19, 2019

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    Thanks for this review, much appreciated, Mike
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    Perfecto el envío y el libro. Recomiendo mucho al vendedor.

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    user-824ee98 July 16, 2019

  • EXCELLENT

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    Vendeur "conciliant", efficace et rapide... j'ai reçu le livre ce matin ...il ne me reste plus qu'à en découvrir le contenu… Merci beaucoup.
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    Maxni July 11, 2019

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    Merci beaucoup! Michael
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    Envoi rapide et soigné, excellent vendeur
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    user-a3b6c91 July 10, 2019

  • Excellent!

    user-7f8d756 July 9, 2019

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    Merci bien, Michael

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