An auction of rare antique literature from Jules Verne, Robert Mapplethorpe, Manuel A. De Verona, Kris Martin & More.
The single owner curation of Jules Verne French Edition Literature is from the collection of Marie-Claude Lalique. Marie aquired the literature from her late grandfather, Rene Lalique. It is said that Rene Lalique and Jules Verne were close acquaintances and these books were personally given to Rene Lalique from Jules Verne.
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