TCHEMERZINE, Avenir. Bibliographie d’Editions Originales et rares d’auteurs français des XVe, XVIe, XVIIe et XVIIIe siècles. Contenant environ 6.000 fac-similés de titres et de gravures.

 Paris, Marcel Plee, 1927-33.


4to, 10 vols in 30 books, three for each vol.. Edition of 1000 copies only. This is one of 88 copies on simili Japon paper, numbered from 26 to 113 (copy No. 87). Ex libris of William and Marianne Salloch on second front flyleaf. The Sallochs were well-known American rare book dealers of the second half of C20th. Bound in light red cloth, gilt title to spine on black label. A wonderfully well-preserved, nearly pristine set, showing 6000 fac-simile title pages and engravings from rare editions of French authors issued between C15th and C18th. A exceptionally fine unopened and uncut set.