Title: Album des Orchidees
Publisher: Librairie Georg & C / Librairie O. Doin, Geneve / Paris
Publication Date: 1899
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: 1st Edition
Bluish-green cloth w/ gilt lettering on front and spine. Some rubbing to the cloth boards and the corners are bumped. Hinges loose but still intact. Faint pencil markings on the front pastedown endpaper. 90 pgs of text and illustrations and 60 plates of which 59 are splendid colored chromolithographs. Water damage to these 60 pages of plates at the bottom right hand corner. Chromolithographs are still vibrant and unaffected. A beautiful book. Bookseller Inventory # 000002
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Store Description: I, the Andalusia Bookman, have a stock of over 100,000 covering a wide range of items specializing in 19th and 18th c. illustrated books, chromolithos, Philadelphiana, rare anthropology, early hermeneutics, Natural history, first editions and signed items, Beat lit, '60's material, unusual occult, erotica and esoterica. This is my personal collection from which I am de-accessing most everything, including a vast amount of ephemera, art work (steel engravings, pouchoir, collotype), movie posters (of the 1940's - 50's) and a mass of important 19th c. bound periodicals (Oology to Archeology, Mathematics, Botany, Knitting), and 20th c. Art journals, Italian Fascist publications, etc., culled from Walter J. Johnson's liquidation, as well as a collection rare jazz records, including 100's of Boogie Woogie and BeBop '78s, And much more, just ask. I was previously established as The Book Merchants, the Philadelphia's Riverside Book Fair and 30th Street Station Book Fair. In 1991 I purchased the stock of Samuel Kleinman's legendary Schuylkill Book and Curio Shop of 4207 Lancaster Ave., Phila. PA.