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    Sale 5309

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts

    2 June 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 34

    GIRARD DE VILLETHIERRI, Jean. La vie des gens mariez ou les obligations de ceux qui s'engagent dans le mariage. Paris: Dammoneville, 1743. 12° (167 x 94mm). Half title, with final 2 blanks (lightly spotted). Contemporary green morocco gilt, wide rococo border on sides, made up of small tools, acorns, fleurons, clasped hands etc, spine ruled in gilt, compartments decorated with acorns, dots and foliate motifs, two birds at foot of spine, inner dentelles, silk endpapers (extremities very lightly rubbed). Provenance: CORTLANDT F. BISHOP (bookplate).

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    GIRARD DE VILLETHIERRI, Jean. La vie des gens mariez ou les obligations de ceux qui s'engagent dans le mariage. Paris: Dammoneville, 1743. 12° (167 x 94mm). Half title, with final 2 blanks (lightly spotted). Contemporary green morocco gilt, wide rococo border on sides, made up of small tools, acorns, fleurons, clasped hands etc, spine ruled in gilt, compartments decorated with acorns, dots and foliate motifs, two birds at foot of spine, inner dentelles, silk endpapers (extremities very lightly rubbed). Provenance: CORTLANDT F. BISHOP (bookplate).


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