London, South Kensington
22 September 2000
AUGIER, Emile. Théatre Complet, Paris: Calman Lévy, 1889-92. 8 volumes, 8°, contemporary green half morocco, spines gilt in compartments (extremities lightly rubbed), t.e.g.
BOILEAU DESPREAUX, Nicolas. Oeuvres ... Nouvelle Edition, Paris: chez David & Durand, 1747. 5 volumes, 8°, engraved portrait, illustrations, contemporary marbled calf gilt, spine decorated in gilt with red and green morocco labels (lightly rubbed).
With 4 other French works in 16 volumes bound in morocco and calf gilt. (29)
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