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MEON, Domenique-Martin -- BLEUET. Catalogue des Livres Précieux, Singuliers et Rares, Tant Imprimés Que Manuscrits, qui composaient la Bibliothèque de M.**. Paris: Chaignieau aîné for Bleuet Jeune, 15 November 1803.
8o (205 x 127 mm). Contemporary calf backed boards (rebacked in cloth retaining old spine, rubbed).
This fine library of 4,166 lots was, according to the preface, to rival that of the Duke de la Vallière. Described are mainly fine and rare edition of French literature, plays and historical writings. The announced index and price list was never published. North 446.
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