Le petit triagnon

Book title: The story of the diamond necklace

Vizetelly, Henry.

The story of The Diamond Necklace, told in detail for the first time by aid of contemporary memoirs, original letters, and official and other documents, and comprising a sketch of the life of the Countess de la Motte, pretended confidant of Marie-Antoinette, with particulars of the careers of the other actors in this remarkable drama. Third edition, revised. London, Vizetelly, 1881.

12 mo, full blue straight-grain morocco, raised bands, richly gilt paneled spine, all edges gilt, by Riviere.

Under the gilt of the fore-edge is a beautifully painted view of Le Petit Trianon. Bound in is a leaf, hand-lettered reading: "This is No. 43 of the Books with Fore-edge Paintings by Miss C.B. Currie."

I. Currie, C. B. II. Title: The diamond necklace.

Fore-edge/fanned to the right
Castles & Palaces