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    Sale 5309

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts

    2 June 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 23

    [COOPER, Anthony Ashley, Earl of Shaftesbury]. Principes de la philosophie morale. Amsterdam: Z. Chatelain, 1745. 8° (163 x 101mm). Engraved title-vignette, 2 en-têtes and 2 plates, all by Fessard after Durand (a little light discolouration and offsetting). Contemporary citron morocco, gilt line border round sides, flat spine gilt with large brown morocco lettering piece, inner dentelles, gilt edges. Provenance: Jean Gigodat (bookplate). FIRST EDITION. Barbier III, 1031-32.

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    [COOPER, Anthony Ashley, Earl of Shaftesbury]. Principes de la philosophie morale. Amsterdam: Z. Chatelain, 1745. 8° (163 x 101mm). Engraved title-vignette, 2 en-têtes and 2 plates, all by Fessard after Durand (a little light discolouration and offsetting). Contemporary citron morocco, gilt line border round sides, flat spine gilt with large brown morocco lettering piece, inner dentelles, gilt edges. Provenance: Jean Gigodat (bookplate). FIRST EDITION. Barbier III, 1031-32.


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