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    Sale 5141

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts

    12 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 107

    The Polite Repository or Pocket Companion: containing an Almanack. London: for W. Peacock, [1790]. 16° (113 x 72mm). Engraved frontispiece and 16 en-têtes for the calendar and 4 pages of notes. Contemporary red morocco gilt, covers with onlays of blue and cream morocco forming an attrative gilt geometrical pattern, slipcase tooled to an identical pattern (a trifle rubbed).

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    The Polite Repository or Pocket Companion: containing an Almanack. London: for W. Peacock, [1790]. 16° (113 x 72mm). Engraved frontispiece and 16 en-têtes for the calendar and 4 pages of notes. Contemporary red morocco gilt, covers with onlays of blue and cream morocco forming an attrative gilt geometrical pattern, slipcase tooled to an identical pattern (a trifle rubbed).


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