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    Splendid Ceremonies the Paul and Marianne Gourary Collection of Illustrated Fête Books

    12 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 569

    [REFERENCE]. -- A group of approximately 22 works, including: [GENERAL]. BROCK, Alan St. H. A History of Fireworks. London, 1949. -- WITHINGTON, Robert. English Pageantry. An Historical Outline. New York and London, 1963. 2 volumes. -- STRONG, Ray. Splendor at Court. Renaissance Spectacle and the Theater of Power. Boston, 1973. -- FÄHLER, Eberhard. Feuerwerke des Barock. Stuttgart, 1974. -- HOLME, Bryan. Princely Feasts and Festivals. Five Centuries of Pageantry and Spectacle. London, 1988. -- and 16 others, 4o and 8o, most in original bindings. (22)

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    [REFERENCE]. -- A group of approximately 22 works, including: [GENERAL]. BROCK, Alan St. H. A History of Fireworks. London, 1949. -- WITHINGTON, Robert. English Pageantry. An Historical Outline. New York and London, 1963. 2 volumes. -- STRONG, Ray. Splendor at Court. Renaissance Spectacle and the Theater of Power. Boston, 1973. -- FÄHLER, Eberhard. Feuerwerke des Barock. Stuttgart, 1974. -- HOLME, Bryan. Princely Feasts and Festivals. Five Centuries of Pageantry and Spectacle. London, 1988. -- and 16 others, 4o and 8o, most in original bindings. (22)


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