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    Sale 5309

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts

    2 June 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 48

    [LENGLET DU FRESNOY, Pierre Nicolas (1674-1755)]. De l'usage des romans ... avec une bibliothèque des romans. Amsterdam: widow of de Poilras, 1734-1735. 3 volumes, 12° (175 x 98mm). Half title in volume I & II, titles printed in red and black (some light and even browning, lower margin of title and several leaves in vol.III shorter). 18th-century red French morocco gilt in the style of Derome, border à la Du Seuil, flat spine gilt in compartments, inner dentelles, blue silk endpapers, vellum endleaves, gilt edges. (3)

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    [LENGLET DU FRESNOY, Pierre Nicolas (1674-1755)]. De l'usage des romans ... avec une bibliothèque des romans. Amsterdam: widow of de Poilras, 1734-1735. 3 volumes, 12° (175 x 98mm). Half title in volume I & II, titles printed in red and black (some light and even browning, lower margin of title and several leaves in vol.III shorter). 18th-century red French morocco gilt in the style of Derome, border à la Du Seuil, flat spine gilt in compartments, inner dentelles, blue silk endpapers, vellum endleaves, gilt edges. (3)


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