The 2017 Olympia Book Fair is now closed.

We are excited to announce that in 2018 the Fair is relocating
to Battersea Evolution, 24-26 May 2018.
85 Beach Street
Deal
Kent
CT14 6JB
Contact Nicholas McConnell
Telephone 01304 375086
Mobile 07966 404164
Specialists Fine Bindings, Library Sets
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85 Beach Street
Deal
Kent
CT14 6JB
Contact Nicholas McConnell
Telephone 01304 375086
Mobile 07966 404164
Specialists Fine Bindings, Library Sets
McConnell Fine Books
Stand A04

LIMITED TO 50 SETS BOUND IN SUPERB HALF MOROCCO BY PETRUS RUBAN

HUGO, Victor.

Les Misérables., PARIS: Hugues 1879 - 1882

5 volume set, 11 inches tall. A wonderful half morocco 'mosaïques' binding by Petrus Ruban with gilt bands, floral patterns and mosaïques onlays to the spines representing images found in the respective volume. This edition containing almost 500 engraved designs is limited to only 50 sets on 'papier de Chine', of which this set is number 12. One of the greatest novels of the 19th century, beautifully bound and in pristine condition.
£2,800