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    Sale 5140

    Fine Printed Books Including Modern First Editions & Miniature Books

    25 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 63

    PIOZZI, Hester Lynch (1741-1821). British Synonymy; or, an Attempt at Regulating the Choice of Words in Familiar Conversation. London: for G.G. and J. Robinson, 1794. 2 volumes, 8°. Half-titles (light staining at beginning and end of vol.II). Contemporary calf gilt (rubbed, half of lettering piece in vol.I and both numbering pieces missing). FIRST EDITION. Rothschild 1552.

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    PIOZZI, Hester Lynch (1741-1821). British Synonymy; or, an Attempt at Regulating the Choice of Words in Familiar Conversation. London: for G.G. and J. Robinson, 1794. 2 volumes, 8°. Half-titles (light staining at beginning and end of vol.II). Contemporary calf gilt (rubbed, half of lettering piece in vol.I and both numbering pieces missing). FIRST EDITION. Rothschild 1552.

    PIOZZI, Hester Lynch. Observations and Reflections made in the Course of a Journey through France, Italy, and Germany. London: for A. Strahan and T. Cadell, 1789. 2 volumes, 8°. (Lacks the last 3 advertisement leaves in vol.II). Contemporary tree sheep, gilt spines (head and foot of spines worn). FIRST EDITION. Rothschild 1551. (4)


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