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    Sale 2128

    Christie's Interiors

    13 - 14 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1211

    A GROUP OF EIGHTY-ONE LEATHER-BOUND BOOKS,

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    A GROUP OF EIGHTY-ONE LEATHER-BOUND BOOKS,
    Including: MUIR, John. Works. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1916-1918. 8 volumes only (of 10). PLUTARCH. Lives. Translated from the Original Greek. London: Thomas Tegg, 1826. 5 volumes only (of 6). BYRON, George Gordon Noel, Lord. Works. new York: William Borradaile, 1825. 6 volumes only (of 8). BYRON. Works. Paris: Baudrey's Foreign Library, 1832. 4 volumes. JOHNSON, Samuel. Works. London: G. Offor, et al., 1818. 10 volumes. VOLTAIRE. Works. New York: The St. Hubert Guild, 1901. 42 volumes. ROSCOE, William. The Life of Lorenzo de'Medici. London: J.M'Creery, 1806. 3 volumes. [With] CLEMENT, Clara Erskine. The Eternal City. Rome. Boston: Estes and Lauriat, 1896. Volume 1 only (of 2). SALVERTE, Francois de. Les Ebenistes du XVIIIe siecle. Paris: F. de Nobele, 1962. (83)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A NEW YORK FOUNDATION