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    Sale 5309

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts

    2 June 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 51

    LUCRETIUS CARUS, Titus. Les oeuvres ... traduites en françois ... par M. le Baron de Coutures. Paris: T. Guillain, 1692. 2 volumes, 12mo. (160 x 93mm). Titles printed in red and black, engraved frontispieces. Contemporary French red morocco, gilt border à la Du Seuil round sides, gilt crowned monogram of Crozat de Lugny in panels of spines, inner dentelles, edges gilt over marbling. Provenance: comte Greffuhle (armorial bookplate). (2)

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    LUCRETIUS CARUS, Titus. Les oeuvres ... traduites en françois ... par M. le Baron de Coutures. Paris: T. Guillain, 1692. 2 volumes, 12mo. (160 x 93mm). Titles printed in red and black, engraved frontispieces. Contemporary French red morocco, gilt border à la Du Seuil round sides, gilt crowned monogram of Crozat de Lugny in panels of spines, inner dentelles, edges gilt over marbling. Provenance: comte Greffuhle (armorial bookplate). (2)


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