By: Gougy, Lucien; Barthou, Louis
Paris, France, Bescombes, Blaizot & Fils, Giraud-Badin: 1934
Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.
Seller ID: 86333
Condition: Near Fine
Catalog 1, 2 and 3 expertly rebound in blue cloth boards, red spine label, gold lettering, top page edges gold gilt. 237, 123, 117 pages. Massive catalogs for 1934 estate auction sales of Parisian bookseller Lucien Gougy's library, at Hotel Drouot, Paris. Illustrated with 107 rare book photoplates. Monsieur Lucien Gougy's left bank bookshop occupied the first floor of an ancient corner building at the southern end of the Pont Neuf, and was known as 1, Quai de Conti. His financial and family success being equaled by his civic virtue, he had lately been decorated with the then comparatively rare... View More...