MAYNARD, [Michel Ulysse]. ~ La Sainte Vierge … ouvrage illustré de quatorze chromolithographies, trois photogravures et deux cents gravures par Huyot, dont vingt-quatre hors texte. Deuxième édition. Paris: Didot, 1877.
Large 8vo (275 × 190 mm), pp. xx, 525, , 14 chromolithographed plates and 3 photogravures. Publisher’s red quarter morocco and red cloth boards, richly gilt, all edges gilt. Spine very slightly faded, but a fine copy, apparently unread.
A sumptuous Didot production, richly illustrated with the publisher’s state-of-the-art chromolithography and photogravure. Both first and second editions appeared in 1877. Uncommon in such fine, bright condition.