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    Sale 5309

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts

    2 June 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 22

    DESPREZ DE BOISSY, Charles. Lettres sur les spectacles; avec une histoire des ouvrages pour & contre les théatres. Paris: Boudet, la veuve Desaint, Nyon, B. Morin, 1777. 2 volumes, 12° (166 x 96mm). Half titles (some leaves lightly browned). Contemporary red French morocco gilt, triple fillet border on sides, spine with raised bands decorated and lettered gilt in compartments, inner dentelles, gilt edges. (2)

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    DESPREZ DE BOISSY, Charles. Lettres sur les spectacles; avec une histoire des ouvrages pour & contre les théatres. Paris: Boudet, la veuve Desaint, Nyon, B. Morin, 1777. 2 volumes, 12° (166 x 96mm). Half titles (some leaves lightly browned). Contemporary red French morocco gilt, triple fillet border on sides, spine with raised bands decorated and lettered gilt in compartments, inner dentelles, gilt edges. (2)


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