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Front cover

Flaubert, Gustave (1821-1880) (Author)
Marius Michel, M. (1846-1925) (Binder)

Bookbinding : books bequeathed by William Augustus Spencer.


Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1880 - 1910
Date Created: 1897
Date Issued: 1892
Place Term: Paris
Publisher: A. Ferroud
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Content: Binding, by Marius Michel, 1897, of black crushed levant morocco. Sides within a frame of two fillets inlaid respectively in red and yellow. Doublé with brown morocco. Center panel inlaid with a spray of conventionalized lotus flowers in leather of five different colors; in the corners, triangular compartments of plum-colored leather outlined with bands of black; at the bottom, the monogram of Mr. Spencer; the whole surrounded by a border of plum-colored leather inlaid in black with a Greek fret. Black lettered and inlaid in colors. With edges gilt over rough, marbled end papers, and lining of gold-colored satin. Original covers bound in. Inserted in slip case.
Type of Resource
Still image
UUID: 75a67de0-c5c7-012f-55cd-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1821: Creator Born
  • 1880: Creator Died
  • 1880: Issued (Approximate)
  • 1897: Created (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Front cover" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1897 - 1892. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-3fb3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Front cover" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 4, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-3fb3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. (1897 - 1892). Front cover Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-3fb3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Front cover