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    Sale 5309

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts

    2 June 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 63

    Nouvel abregé chronologique de l'histoire de France. Paris: Prault père et fils and Desaint and Saillant, 1756. 2 volumes, 12° (162 x 103mm). Contemporary French red morocco, wide gilt rococo border round sides composed of fleurons, thistle-tools, leafy scrolls, dots, etc., gilt spines with brown morocco lettering and numbering pieces, inner dentelles, gilt edges, Augsburg gold star endpapers. Provenance: (circular vellum bookplate). (2)

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    Nouvel abregé chronologique de l'histoire de France. Paris: Prault père et fils and Desaint and Saillant, 1756. 2 volumes, 12° (162 x 103mm). Contemporary French red morocco, wide gilt rococo border round sides composed of fleurons, thistle-tools, leafy scrolls, dots, etc., gilt spines with brown morocco lettering and numbering pieces, inner dentelles, gilt edges, Augsburg gold star endpapers. Provenance: (circular vellum bookplate). (2)


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