• Twenty rooms: The private coll auction at Christies

    Sale 2857

    Twenty rooms: The private collection of the late Mrs Elias-Vaes

    27 - 29 April 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 555

    FORTY-TWO VARIOUS BOOKS WITH LEATHER AND HALF-LEATHER BINDINGS, MAINLY DUTCH AND FRENCH

    17TH-19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    FORTY-TWO VARIOUS BOOKS WITH LEATHER AND HALF-LEATHER BINDINGS, MAINLY DUTCH AND FRENCH
    17TH-19TH CENTURY
    Comprising novels, history and religious topics: Florian, ten volumes of French novels Paris, circa 1806-1810, Leather bindings; Two volumes of Memoires et Avontures d'homme d'qualite', Paris, 1800; Six volumes of P.F. Aurelio, Elucidationis difficiliorum Theologiae, Overbeeke, Leuven 1730; three volumes of 'Nederlandse Dis Plegtigheden', 1732; A.G., De Dichtkunde van den Heere Nicolaas Boileau Despreaux, G. Bom, Amsterdam 1768; H. Lemaire, Robinson Crusoe, A.J. van den Sigtenhorst, Deventer 1832; Contes dans un Nouveau Genre pour les Enfans qui commencent a lire, Dufour, Paris 1808 (with text 'Schrijfprijs voor Mlle Clingendonck oud 8 jaar'); R Storm, Luimige poëzy, by A.F.H. Smit, Rotterdam 1827; Evangelische gezangen om nevens het boek der psalmen, by J. Allart, Amsterdam 1806; De Saint-Hilaire, E.M., Napoleon in het leger, op het paleis en op Sint-Helena, by A. ter Gunne, Deventer 1844; Van Oosterwijk Bruijn, J., Luimige dichtstukjes, by M. Westerman, Amsterdam 1829; M. Le Comte Louis de Chevigné, Les contes Rémois, by J. Claye, Paris 1861; Verslype, J., Historie en de over-een-kominge der vier evangelien, by J. De Langhe, 1767; Weiland, P. & Landré, G.N., Nieuw hand-woordenboek der Nederduitsche en Fransche talen, by Van Cleef, 's Gravenhage and Amsterdam 1828; And various others (43)


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    Please note this lot contains an additional volume of the Mémoires et Avontures d'homme de qualité, Paris, 1800; and that the quantity of this lot should read 43, and not as stated in the printed catalogue