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    Sale 12259

    Ex Libris Jean R. Perrette: Important Travel, Exploration & Cartography

    5 April 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 121

    BAUGEAN, Jean Jérôme (1764-1819). Recueil de petites marines. Paris: Ostervald, 1817.

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    BAUGEAN, Jean Jérôme (1764-1819). Recueil de petites marines. Paris: Ostervald, 1817.

    Oblong 4° (196 x 248 mm). 116 (of 150) hand-colored engraved plates (lacks plates 21, 32, 41, 53 and the final part, plate 19 with short marginal tear). (f.45 with long tear crossing text.) 19th-century vellum-backed boards.

    The publisher notes that this work was to be published in 5 parts, each with 30 plates. This copy contains the first 4 parts published in 1817, with descriptive text of each plate. The fifth part was published in 1826.


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