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    Sale 5140

    Fine Printed Books Including Modern First Editions & Miniature Books

    25 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 166

    Le Petit Necessaire ou Almanach pour l' Année MDCCLXXXI orné de très belles figures. Amsterdam: chez J. V. Gulik, [1780]. 64 x 31mm. 6 double-page engraved plates. Contemporary russet morocco gilt with "Je Brule pour vous" stamped on covers around central heart motif, floral borders, gilt edges, russet morocco slipcase with 2 doves sitting on a classical urn. cf. Welsh 5584 (1782 edition). RARE.

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    Le Petit Necessaire ou Almanach pour l' Année MDCCLXXXI orné de très belles figures. Amsterdam: chez J. V. Gulik, [1780]. 64 x 31mm. 6 double-page engraved plates. Contemporary russet morocco gilt with "Je Brule pour vous" stamped on covers around central heart motif, floral borders, gilt edges, russet morocco slipcase with 2 doves sitting on a classical urn. cf. Welsh 5584 (1782 edition). RARE.


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