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    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 111

    NOVERRE, Jean Georges (1727-1810). Lettres sur la Danse, et sur les Ballets. Lyon: Aimé Delaroche, 1760. 8°. Small printer's device on title (some light mainly marginal staining and spotting). Contemporary speckled calf, spine gilt with red morocco lettering-piece (rebacked with old spine laid down, inconspicuous repairs to corners). FIRST EDITION. Brunet IV, 130 (note); Hirsch I, 436.

    Price Realised  

    NOVERRE, Jean Georges (1727-1810). Lettres sur la Danse, et sur les Ballets. Lyon: Aimé Delaroche, 1760. 8°. Small printer's device on title (some light mainly marginal staining and spotting). Contemporary speckled calf, spine gilt with red morocco lettering-piece (rebacked with old spine laid down, inconspicuous repairs to corners). FIRST EDITION. Brunet IV, 130 (note); Hirsch I, 436.


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