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Title: Compte-Rendu de la Première Session de la Conférence du Livre tenue à Anvers au mois d'Août 1890. Publié au nom de la commission d'organisation par le secrétaire général Max Rooses...
Description: Anvers, ( Antwerpen ) , Buschmann, 1891, in-4°, 32 x 21 cm, xxiii + 272 pp + ca. 15 printed leaflets, invitations, membership lists and cards, menus, newspapere clippings (8) etc. (bound in at the end) . Bound in contemp. half leather, raised gilt spine, magnificent peacocktail marbled endpapers, nice binding but the leather shows some spots. This publication contains e.g. a facsimile of the second stock catalogue of the Plantin Press, published in 1567. These are the proceedings of the first international conference organised by Max Rooses in the Plantin-Moretus Museum. It is the copy of Paul Claessens who was a participant at the conference. Among the inserts at the end is a finely printed '' Diplome de Membre'', printed in two colours at the Plantin press and signed by the secretary Rooses and the president Ruelens, filled out with the name of P. Claessens. Another insert is the printed list of the participators .(Rare). .


Price: EUR 250.00 = appr. US$ 271.71 Seller: Antiquariaat Wim de Goeij
- Book number: 46886