Title IXe Congrès d’Ex Libris, 1er Congrès International 1962 - 1962 Paris Bookplate Congress
Book Condition Good +
Edition First edition
Publisher Paris Congrès d’Ex Libris 1962
Seller ID 420
Paris: Congrès d’Ex Libris, 1962. First edition. Paperback. Good +. [Bookplates] Congrès d’Ex Libris. IXe Congrès d’Ex Libris, 1er Congrès International 1962. Paris: Congrès d’Ex Libris/Imprimerie Lebègue, 1962. Cord-bound softcover with card wraps, 8 1/2 by 11-inches, 20 pp. plus loose print and card (see below). The card wraps have several small edge tears as well as corner chips and heavy chipping on the covers at the head of the spine. The textblock shows only very light creasing to the corners. The red cord was broken at some point and retied. A program for the 9th Ex Libris Congress held in Paris in 1962. Text is in French with fourteen black and white photographs and illustrations. Includes a signed 8 1/4 by 10 1/4-inch wood engraving by Jocelyn Mercier of the Grande Aigle Impériale (very faint creasing to the corners) and a striking letterpress card announcing André Herry as president of the Congrès (near fine). No writing, highlighting, names, or bookplate. We ship our books in boxes or cardboard wraps, never in bags. Bay Leaf Books (Member IOBA) is an open shop located in Sand Lake, Michigan, with 15 years of experience offering fine books for discriminating readers. First Edition.