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Spencer, William Augustus, 1855-1912 (Donor)
Aumale, Henri d'Orléans, duc d' (1822-1897) (Author)
Mercier, Emile (1855-1910) (Binder)

Books bequeathed by William Augustus Spencer

La bataille de Rocroy.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1909
Date Issued: 1899
Place: Paris
Publisher: Société des blibliophiles françois
Library locations
Spencer Collection
bindings (gathered matter components)
Book covers
Content: Binding by Mercier, 1909, of red crushed levant morocco, gilt. Sides within fillets and an ornamental frame inlaid in blue and tooled in the manner of Derome. Doublé with white morocco within a border of small tools. Center panel surrounded by a deep dentelle border in the style of Derome. Back tooled, lettered, and inlaid. With gilt edges, marble end papers, and lining of red grosgrain silk. Original covers, dated 1900, bound in. In loose leather protective cover, tooled and lettered, and inserted in slip case.
Type of Resource
Still image
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c7f646c0-c5c6-012f-d1ee-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1855: Creator Born
  • 1909: Created (Approximate)
  • 1912: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Front cover" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1909 - 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-3f7e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Front cover" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 19, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-3f7e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. (1909 - 1899). Front cover Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dc-3f7e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Front cover