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    Sale 5309

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts

    2 June 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 269

    BERTHOUD, Ferdinand (1727-1807). Histoire de la mesure du temps par les horloges. Paris: Imprimerie de la République, 1802. 2 volumes, 4° (260 x 205mm). Half titles, engraved vignettes on titles, 23 folding engraved plates (some mainly marginal spotting and staining). Contemporary red straight-grained morocco gilt, gilt edges (lightly rubbed and stained). Provenance: Mark Dineley (armorial bookplate). A pencilled note suggests the binding is by Bozerian le Jeune. FIRST EDITION. Brunet VI, 8393. (2)

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    BERTHOUD, Ferdinand (1727-1807). Histoire de la mesure du temps par les horloges. Paris: Imprimerie de la République, 1802. 2 volumes, 4° (260 x 205mm). Half titles, engraved vignettes on titles, 23 folding engraved plates (some mainly marginal spotting and staining). Contemporary red straight-grained morocco gilt, gilt edges (lightly rubbed and stained). Provenance: Mark Dineley (armorial bookplate). A pencilled note suggests the binding is by Bozerian le Jeune. FIRST EDITION. Brunet VI, 8393. (2)


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