Author: Sardou, Victorien
Title: Costumes du Directoire tires des merveilleuses
Place Published: Paris
Date Published: 1875
, 12 pp. + 30 hand-colored engraved plates; tissue guards; frontispiece portrait. (4to) 25.5x19 cm (10x7½") later half red morocco & marbled boards, spine lettered in gilt, raised bands, marbled endpaper, top edge gilt.
Costume of France in the last years of the 18th century, when a five member committee, or directory, governed during the final stages of the Revolution before being overthrown by Napoleon.