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    Sale 5429

    Travel, Science & Natural History

    24 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 251

    BRETON DE LA MARTINIERE, Jean Baptiste Joseph. La Russie, ou Moeurs, Usages, et Costumes des Habitans de Toutes les Provinces de cet Empire. Paris: Nepveu, 1813. Volumes I - III only (of 6). 12° (142 x 90mm). Half titles, 3 folding hand-coloured engraved frontispieces and 50 hand-coloured plates, one double-page (occasional light spotting and staining). Original pictorial boards (corners somewhat bumped, some light staining, extremities lightly rubbed). Provenance: Mark Dineley (armorial bookplate). cf. Brunet I, 1226; Colas 436; Lipperheide 1351. Sold not subject to return. (3)

    Price Realised  

    BRETON DE LA MARTINIERE, Jean Baptiste Joseph. La Russie, ou Moeurs, Usages, et Costumes des Habitans de Toutes les Provinces de cet Empire. Paris: Nepveu, 1813. Volumes I - III only (of 6). 12° (142 x 90mm). Half titles, 3 folding hand-coloured engraved frontispieces and 50 hand-coloured plates, one double-page (occasional light spotting and staining). Original pictorial boards (corners somewhat bumped, some light staining, extremities lightly rubbed). Provenance: Mark Dineley (armorial bookplate). cf. Brunet I, 1226; Colas 436; Lipperheide 1351. Sold not subject to return. (3)


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