The Hidden Treasures or, The Adventures of Maitre Cornelius.
Kentfield, California: Allen Press, 1953. 8vo., 60 ff., title page and four woodcut illustrations by Mallett Dean, hand coloured by Dorothy Allen. Paper-backed marbled boards titled in red on backstrip. Slight toning to backstrip and deckle edges, else fine. One of 160 copies hand-set in Romanee type and printed on hand-made Highclere paper. Balzacs medieval detective story in which King Louis XI of France stars as the unlikely gumshoe.
(Item Id: 105822)