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ALBUM CARAN D’ACHE.
[Poire, Emmanuel].

ALBUM CARAN D’ACHE.

Edited by Ludovic Baschet. Librairie Plon, Paris N.d. c.[1900].
6 albums bound in 1 vol. 4to. Profusely illus. French text. F.e.ps. and occasionally text lightly browned, original pictorial limp wrapps. bound in, hinges and joints cracked resulting in boards being shaken, half crushed morocco with marbled boards, some wear to corners and joints, spine worn and rubbed with loss at head and tail, crudely repaired with red tape across top of boards and spine. Caran d'Ache was the pseudonym of Emmanuel Poire (1858-1909) French Artist and Illustrator. Caran d'Ache is the French spelling of the Russian word 'karandash' which means lead-pencil.
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