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    Sale 5309

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts

    2 June 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 264

    WINCKELMANN, Johann Joachim (1717-1768). Description des pierres gravées du feu Baron de Stosch. Florence: André Bonducci, 1760. 4° (252 x 177mm). Folding engraved portrait by G.M. Preisler after J.L. Preisler and 10 plates, 8 folding. Contemporary mottled calf, gilt spine with red morocco lettering piece (rather rubbed, foot of spine a little chipped).

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    WINCKELMANN, Johann Joachim (1717-1768). Description des pierres gravées du feu Baron de Stosch. Florence: André Bonducci, 1760. 4° (252 x 177mm). Folding engraved portrait by G.M. Preisler after J.L. Preisler and 10 plates, 8 folding. Contemporary mottled calf, gilt spine with red morocco lettering piece (rather rubbed, foot of spine a little chipped).

    FIRST EDITION. A German edition appeared in 1775. Cicognara 3072.


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