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    Sale 5309

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts

    2 June 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 31

    FITZ-JAMES, James, 1st Duke of Berwick (1660-1734). Mémoires. Paris: Moutard, 1778. 2 volumes, 12°. Folding engraved map in volume II, portrait loosely inserted from another work. Contemporary French red morocco, triple gilt fillet round sides enclosing the arms of the comtesse de Savoie or the comtesse d'Artois [cf.Olivier 2517], gilt spines, inner dentelles, gilt edges. Provenance: unidentified vellum bookplate. (2)

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    FITZ-JAMES, James, 1st Duke of Berwick (1660-1734). Mémoires. Paris: Moutard, 1778. 2 volumes, 12°. Folding engraved map in volume II, portrait loosely inserted from another work. Contemporary French red morocco, triple gilt fillet round sides enclosing the arms of the comtesse de Savoie or the comtesse d'Artois [cf.Olivier 2517], gilt spines, inner dentelles, gilt edges. Provenance: unidentified vellum bookplate. (2)


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