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    Sale 5140

    Fine Printed Books Including Modern First Editions & Miniature Books

    25 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 45

    GOGUET, Antoine Yves. The Origin of Laws, Arts, and Sciences...among the most Ancient Nations. Edinburgh: for G. Robinson and A. Donaldson, 1775. 3 volumes, 8°. 2 folding printed tables (a little browning and spotting). Contemporary sprinkled calf, red and green lettering and numbering pieces on spines (a little rubbed, upper cover of vol.I detached). Provenance: SIR JOHN SOANE (1753-1837), architect (his signature on an endpaper in vol.III and his armorial bookplate in the same vol.).

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    GOGUET, Antoine Yves. The Origin of Laws, Arts, and Sciences...among the most Ancient Nations. Edinburgh: for G. Robinson and A. Donaldson, 1775. 3 volumes, 8°. 2 folding printed tables (a little browning and spotting). Contemporary sprinkled calf, red and green lettering and numbering pieces on spines (a little rubbed, upper cover of vol.I detached). Provenance: SIR JOHN SOANE (1753-1837), architect (his signature on an endpaper in vol.III and his armorial bookplate in the same vol.).

    LEE, Richard. A Treatise of Captures in War. London: for W. Sandby, 1759. 8°. 19th-century cloth.

    And 13 others including Pierre Remy's Catalogue raisonné des tableaux, desseins & estampes...de M. de Julienne (Paris, 1767), Mrs Jameson's Memoirs of the Beauties of the Court of Charles the Second (London, 1838, 2 vol.) and Charles Churchill's Poems (London, 1763). (17)


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