Paris: Imprimerie Nationale (and) Librarie Henri Leclerc, 1902, 1911 and 1903,
First Edition. large octavo, original printed paper wrappers. (vii), xxxviii. 510pp., 1 leaf; (xxiv), (88)pp; (iv), (92)pp. Imprimerie Nationale (and) Librarie Henri Leclerc, Item #26391
Volume 1 contains an engraved frontispiece portrait of Delisle. Delisle was curator of manuscripts and later head of the Bibliotheque Nationale. He developed paleographic techniques used by art historians. Issued in honor of the 50th anniversary of Delisle's becoming head of the Bibliotheque Nationale. An extensive and highly detailed bibliography containing 1,889 entries. Uncut, partially unopened. Slight wear to corners and fading to spines (not bad). Name inside front wrapper of each volume.