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CHARTENER, Gustave (d.1884) -- Catalogue des livres rares et précieux et des estampes composant la bibliothèque de feu M. Gustave Chartener de Metz. Paris: A. Labitte, 9-27 May 1885.
Three volumes in one, large 8o (253 x 160 mm). Printed price lists. Contemporary half brown morocco, t.e.g., others uncut, original printed wrappers bound in (spine perished, covers detached).
Chartener was especially interested in the history and typography of Lorraine; his library contained mainly early books printed at Metz, Saint-Dié and other places, books printed on vellum and fine bindings. Blogie II, cols. 176-177 (without the printed price list).
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