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    Sale 5309

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts

    2 June 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 55

    MALHERBE, François de (1555-1628). Poésies. Paris: Didot l'aîné, 1797. 4° (297 x 228mm). Half title (half title and title lightly waterstained, a few leaves lightly spotted). Contemporary French red morocco gilt, triple fillet border on sides, spine with raised bands lettered and decorated in gilt, inner dentelles, gilt edges (extremities very lightly rubbed). Provenance: bookplate -- blue stamp on title. ONE OF 250 COPIES. Brunet III, 1338.

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    MALHERBE, François de (1555-1628). Poésies. Paris: Didot l'aîné, 1797. 4° (297 x 228mm). Half title (half title and title lightly waterstained, a few leaves lightly spotted). Contemporary French red morocco gilt, triple fillet border on sides, spine with raised bands lettered and decorated in gilt, inner dentelles, gilt edges (extremities very lightly rubbed). Provenance: bookplate -- blue stamp on title. ONE OF 250 COPIES. Brunet III, 1338.


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