22 - 23 March 2005
LANDAU, Baron Horace de (1824-1903) -- Catalogue of very important Illuminated Manuscripts and Printed books selected from the Renowned Library... [Part One]. London: Sotheby's, 12 July 1948.
4o (246 x 184 mm). 58 plates (some folding), facsimiles in the text, all prices and buyers' names printed in red. Contemporary half roan, green cloth sides, t.e.g., original wrappers bound in (spine defective).
LIMITED EDITION, number 24 of a special issue printed on fine paper, with 6 extra plates, and with all prices and buyers names printed in red in the margins. This special issue contains a 4-page summary of the sale not found elsewhere.
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