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LOUIS-PHILIPPE, King of the French (1773-1850) -- Catalogue de Livres Provenant des Bibliothèques du Feu Roi Louis-Philippe... Bibliothèques du Palais-Royal et de Neuilly. 2 parts. Paris: Guyot & Scribe for L. Potier, 8 March and 6 December 1852. -- MARIE-AMELIE DE BOURBON-NAPLES, Queen of the French (1782-1866). Catalogue de Livres Provenant de la Bibliothèque de Madame la Comtesse de Neuilly. Paris: Guyot & Scribe for L. Potier, 3 November 1852. -- [Loosely inserted]: LOUIS-PHILIPPE. Catalogue de livres Provenant de la Bibliothèque du Chateau d'Eu. 2 parts. Paris: Guyot & Scribe, Didot for L. Potier, 30 December 1852 - 3 April 1853.
2 volumes, 8o (213 x 133). First three sales bound in later half-calf (worn, covers detached), sales of Chateau d'Eu stitched.
PRICED in a contemporary hand. The sales catalogues of the royal libraries at the Palais-Royal, Neuilly, and Chateau d'Eu, representing the most complete record of the illuminated Manuscripts, early printed books, and fine bindings belonging to Louis-Philippe and his wife Marie-Amélie. Rare. (3)
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