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    Sale 5140

    Fine Printed Books Including Modern First Editions & Miniature Books

    25 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 36

    DUMONT, Jean, Baron de Carlscroon (d.1726). Corps universel diplomatique du droit des gens; contenant un recueil des traitez d'alliance, de paix, de treve ... depuis ... Charlemagne jusques à présent. Amsterdam and The Hague: P. Brunel [and others], 1726-31. 8 volumes. Titles printed in red and black, engraved frontispiece in vol.I, half-title in vol.I (browning, staining and spotting). Contemporary Dutch calf gilt (worn, several covers detached). Provenance: C.T. Spring Rice (armorial bookplate).

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    DUMONT, Jean, Baron de Carlscroon (d.1726). Corps universel diplomatique du droit des gens; contenant un recueil des traitez d'alliance, de paix, de treve ... depuis ... Charlemagne jusques à présent. Amsterdam and The Hague: P. Brunel [and others], 1726-31. 8 volumes. Titles printed in red and black, engraved frontispiece in vol.I, half-title in vol.I (browning, staining and spotting). Contemporary Dutch calf gilt (worn, several covers detached). Provenance: C.T. Spring Rice (armorial bookplate).

    DUMONT, Jean. Supplément au Corps universel diplomatique. Ibid., 1739. 5 volumes. Same engraved frontpispiece in vol.I, half-titles. Binding and provenance uniform with the above (rebacked). Together 13 volumes, 2° (396 x 246mm). The lot sold not subject to return. (13)


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