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    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 261

    BIBLIOGRAPHY -- MUNBY, A. N. L. Phillipps Studies. Cambridge: At the University Press, 1951-60. 5 volumes, 8°. Half tone frontispieces. Original blue cloth, spines lettered in gilt, dust-jackets.

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    BIBLIOGRAPHY -- MUNBY, A. N. L. Phillipps Studies. Cambridge: At the University Press, 1951-60. 5 volumes, 8°. Half tone frontispieces. Original blue cloth, spines lettered in gilt, dust-jackets.

    BRESLAUER, B. H. Count Heinrich IV zu Castell. A German Renaissance Book Collector and the bindings made for him during his student years in Orláns, Paris, and Bologna. Austin: W. Thomas Taylor, 1987. 4° (360 x 250mm). Tipped-in coloured frontispiece. Original brown morocco-backed green paper boards. NUMBER II OF 15 COPIES ON "GAMPI TORINOKO" HANDMADE PAPER.

    With 5 other bibliographical works in 12 vols. including Bibliothèque Raphael Esmerian (Paris, 1972-74, sale catalogue in 6 parts including the extra part of part 2) and Fine Modern First Editions. The Collection of Jonathan Goodwin (New York, 1977-78, sale catalogue in 3 parts). (18)


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