Paris: Armand Colin & Cie, 1899. First Edition. Quarto, 238 pages; newly rebacked with beige buckram, black label with gilt lettering, original boards preserved; front board with an embossed horse head; all edges of text block gilt; some rubbing and wear to corners; with 15 color illustrations and numerous black and white; shelved case 12.
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A humorous thesis on the inevitable replacement of the horse by the bicycle, then by the car.