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    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 21

    GALLIARI, Gaspare. Numero XXIV invenzioni teatrali. Milan: [no publisher], 1803. Oblong 2° (425 x 587mm). Hand-coloured aquatint title and 13 (of 24) aquatint plates, hand-coloured plate as frontispiece (which does not belong), 27 smaller (2 to a page) aquatint and engraved plates, 5 unnumbered plates and and 16 (of 18?) theatrical plates published by the brothers Bettalli (a little very light foxing). Contemporary calf-backed marbled boards, flat spine gilt (a little rubbed). FIRST EDITIUON. Sold as a collection of plates, not subject to return.

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    GALLIARI, Gaspare. Numero XXIV invenzioni teatrali. Milan: [no publisher], 1803. Oblong 2° (425 x 587mm). Hand-coloured aquatint title and 13 (of 24) aquatint plates, hand-coloured plate as frontispiece (which does not belong), 27 smaller (2 to a page) aquatint and engraved plates, 5 unnumbered plates and and 16 (of 18?) theatrical plates published by the brothers Bettalli (a little very light foxing). Contemporary calf-backed marbled boards, flat spine gilt (a little rubbed). FIRST EDITIUON. Sold as a collection of plates, not subject to return.


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