Illustrations, first editions…
you can find them all at the Librairie La Perle Rare/Rare Pearl Bookshop!
My passion is rooting out antique, rare books or old documents especially for you on a wide array of subjects.
A selection of unusual objects can also be regularly found here in my physical shop in Senlis. The cosy atmosphere makes it a delight for you to browse to your heart’s content.
Old and rare books
First editions, autographed letters
Old documents, maps
Signed bindings, rare books
You can access the general catalogue of the bookshop here
Go to the HISTORY page to consult or download the interactive catalogue on this theme
From 24th june to 19th august 2023
Exhibition: Horses – Images and pages. Works from the army artist Isabelle MAURY, antique books, engravings and items.
Books of the moment
Some of my favorites
Paris, Delagrave, , 35 X 27 cm., cartonné, 28 pp. Lovely drawings from Henri AVELOT.
Paris, Cartes Taride, 1926, 90 X 104 cm. Clothed coloured map.
COURTILZ de SANDRAS
La Haye, Henry van Bulderen, 1689, 9 X 16 cm., bound, 448 pp.
Le Havre, Théodule Cochard, , 11 X 17 cm., bound, 243 pp. Engravings from Léon MOREL-FATIO, maps, …
THEY FOUND THEIR RARE PEARL