Petit Courrier Des Dames, Journal Des Modes
Publisher: V. Dondey Dupre
Date Published: 1842
Edition: French text
Book Id: 27668
288pp. Octavo [24 cm] Rebacked cloth spine with marbled paper covered boards. Rebacked with pieces of the original spine laid over. Good only. The covers are heavily rubbed and abraded. The underlying boards are exposed along the edges. The corners of the covers are gently bumped. There is a piece of tape adhered to the title label of the spine. The pages are foxed. There are large, however very light, moisture stains in the top halves of the pages. The stains measure 7 inches wide by 1 and 1/2 inches deep. The plates are browned.
With hand colored plates. This was an important French fashion magazine that produced a weekly issue uninterrupted until 1865.