London, South Kensington
2 June 2008
AFTERNOON SESSION COMMENCING AT 2.00PM (LOTS 231-391).
18TH CENTURY BOOKS
L'Amour en fureur, ou les excez de la jalousie italienne. Cologne: Pierre Marteau, 1710. 12°. Additional engraved title and 5 plates. Later 18th-century French citron morocco gilt (lightly rubbed). Provenance: John Chamier (small armorial bookplate).
[GODARD DE BEAUCHAMPS, P.F.]. Histoire du Prince Apprius ... Manuscrit persan trouvé dans la bibliothéque de Schah-Hussein. Constantinople [Lyon]: no printer, 1729. 12°. Folding manuscript key at end. Contemporary calf, gilt spine (split in upper joint).
Jean danse mieux que Pierre, Pierre danse mieux que Jean, ils dansent bien tous deux. 'Tetonville', Jean Patinet, 1719. Volumes I & II only (of 5) in one volume, 12°. Titles printed in red and black, engraved portrait and frontispieces (without the additional titles as called for by Baudrier, frontispiece of vol.II slightly defective at fore-margin, occasional light discolouration). Early 19th-century French red straight-grained morocco, possibly by Bozerian le jeune, flat spine ornately gilt, wide border round sides, gilt turn-ins, gilt edges. Baudrier II, 984-85.
And Les nones fugitives (s.n., with 3 erotic engravings). (4)
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