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    Sale 2011

    Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts Including Americana

    12 June 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 180

    MAUPASSANT, Guy de (1850-1893). Works. New York and London: M. Walter Dunne, 1903.

    Price Realised  

    MAUPASSANT, Guy de (1850-1893). Works. New York and London: M. Walter Dunne, 1903.

    17 volumes, 8o (221 x 147 mm). Illustrated. Blue morocco, elaborately gilt, covers with central design of inlaid lilies within gilt border, spine in six compartments, gitl-lettered in two, others with floral and leaf design, blue morocco turn-ins with floral designs at corners, red morocco doublures with central gilt and inlay armorial crest, red silk linings, edges gilt (some very minor rubbing along joints).

    LIMITED EDITION, number 17 of 50 sets of the "Roven edition". (17)


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