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Le Coran: Quarante Deux Miniatures by Koran - Hardcover - 1927 - from marilyn braiterman rare books (SKU: 4409)

Le Coran: Quarante Deux Miniatures

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Le Coran: Quarante Deux Miniatures

by Koran

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Paris: Societe Du Livre L'art Ancien et Moderne, 1927. Square 12mo, Islamic style binding of green calf with gilt arabesque stamps on covers and on folding flaps. Fine copy in board slipcase which is rubbed at edges and remnant of plain dust jacket. One of only 100 copies. With 42 mounted color plates after paintings of Mariette Lydis in the style of Persian miniatures with figures, animals and landscapes, each in cut-out square mount facing text in French. . Islamic Style Green Calf. Fine. Illus. by Mariette Lydis. Square 12mo.

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Bookseller
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Bookseller Inventory #
4409
Title
Le Coran: Quarante Deux Miniatures
Author
Koran
Illustrator
Mariette Lydis
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Societe Du Livre L'art Ancien et Moderne
Place of Publication
Paris
Date published
1927
Keywords
Illustrated Koran, Persian Miniatures, Mariette Lydis, Art Deco, Illustrated Books
Size
Square 12mo

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calf
Calf or calf hide is a common form of leather binding.  Calf binding is naturally a light brown but there are ways to treat...[more]
edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a...[more]
12mo
A duodecimo is a book approximately 7 by 4.5 inches in size, or similar in size to a contemporary mass market paperback....[more]
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]
flap(s)
The portion of a book cover or cover jacket that folds into the book from front to back.  The flap can contain biographical...[more]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]

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