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    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 16

    DURAND, Jean Nicholas Louis (1760-1834). Recueil et parallèle des édifices de tout genre, anciens et modernes, remarquables par leur beauté, par leur grandeur ou par leur singularité. Paris: chez l'auteur, an IX [1801]. Oblong folio (481 x 667mm). Engraved title, alphabetical table and 90 plates (plate 86 torn and repaired, another with a short closed tear and another with a repair at the lower margin, small piece missing from lower margin of title, occasional light foxing). Contemporary calf-backed marbled boards, flat spine gilt (a little rubbed).

    Price Realised  

    DURAND, Jean Nicholas Louis (1760-1834). Recueil et parallèle des édifices de tout genre, anciens et modernes, remarquables par leur beauté, par leur grandeur ou par leur singularité. Paris: chez l'auteur, an IX [1801]. Oblong folio (481 x 667mm). Engraved title, alphabetical table and 90 plates (plate 86 torn and repaired, another with a short closed tear and another with a repair at the lower margin, small piece missing from lower margin of title, occasional light foxing). Contemporary calf-backed marbled boards, flat spine gilt (a little rubbed).


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