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    Sale 5309

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts

    2 June 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 76

    VILLETTE, Charles Michel de, Marquis. Oeuvres. Edinburgh & Paris: Clousier, Pichard, Bailly, Desenne, 1788. 8° (199 x 123mm). Half title (some light and even browning). Contemporary red morocco gilt, elaborate roll-tool border on sides of floral designs and dots, fleuron cornerpieces, flat spine gilt in compartments, green morocco lettering-piece, inner dentelles, silk endpapers, gilt edges. Provenance: Comte Greffuhle (bookplate).

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    VILLETTE, Charles Michel de, Marquis. Oeuvres. Edinburgh & Paris: Clousier, Pichard, Bailly, Desenne, 1788. 8° (199 x 123mm). Half title (some light and even browning). Contemporary red morocco gilt, elaborate roll-tool border on sides of floral designs and dots, fleuron cornerpieces, flat spine gilt in compartments, green morocco lettering-piece, inner dentelles, silk endpapers, gilt edges. Provenance: Comte Greffuhle (bookplate).


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