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    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 135

    FORE-EDGE PAINTING -- Book of Common Prayer. [London]: T. Kinnersley, 1813. 8° (207 x 125mm). Engraved title and frontispiece (both detached, some browning). Contemporary blue straight-grained morocco gilt (a little rubbed). FORE-EDGE PAINTING of a man in a boat fishing in a river, in the background a church.

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    FORE-EDGE PAINTING -- Book of Common Prayer. [London]: T. Kinnersley, 1813. 8° (207 x 125mm). Engraved title and frontispiece (both detached, some browning). Contemporary blue straight-grained morocco gilt (a little rubbed). FORE-EDGE PAINTING of a man in a boat fishing in a river, in the background a church.

    ISOCRATES. Logoi kai epistolai [graecè]. Orationes et epistolae, edited and translated by H. Wolf. La Flèche, J. Rezé, 1608. 8° (172 x 102mm). Engraved device on title, printed in Greek and Latin (title lightly soiled). Contemporary vellum (front edges gnawed).

    BRANT, Sebastian (1458-1521). Titulorum omnium iuris tam civilis quam canonici expositiones. Lyon: heirs of G. Rouillé, 1619. 8° (170 x 100mm). Woodcut device on title (rather browned and spotted
    throughout). Contemporary vellum.


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