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ESSLING, François-Victor Massena, Duc de Rivoli, Prince d' -- Catalogue de livres... provenant de la bibliothèque de M. le P. d'E***... Deuxième édition. Paris: Jacques-Joseph Techener, 3 May 1847.
8o (246 x 153 mm). 19th-century half cloth, uncut, original wrappers bound in (spine partly perished, wrappers with some marginal losses).
Techener's reprint of Silvestre's 1845 catalogue, with very few changes, but including the prices realized of some of the items at previous sales or paid by Essling privately, but these were either not reached or exceeded by very little. Blogie II, col. 62.
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