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    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 117

    TASSO, Torquato (1544-95). La Gerusalemme liberata. Paris: Bossange, Masson & Besson, 1792. 2 volumes, 8° (202 x 122mm). Engraved frontispieces, engraved titles and 40 engraved plates by H. Gravelot (some light spotting, mainly in vol.I). 19th-century blue calf, spines lettered in gilt, gilt tun-ins (spines lightly sunfaded). (2)

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    TASSO, Torquato (1544-95). La Gerusalemme liberata. Paris: Bossange, Masson & Besson, 1792. 2 volumes, 8° (202 x 122mm). Engraved frontispieces, engraved titles and 40 engraved plates by H. Gravelot (some light spotting, mainly in vol.I). 19th-century blue calf, spines lettered in gilt, gilt tun-ins (spines lightly sunfaded). (2)


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