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PEIGNOT, Étienne-Gabriel (1767-1849) -- Catalogue d'une nombreuse collection de livres anciens, rares et curieux provenant de la bibliothèque de feu Gabriel Peignot. Paris: J. Techener, 8 March 1852.
8o (226 x 142 mm). Engraved frontispiece portrait of Peignot by Staal (from Bulletin du Bibliophile, 1868). Contemporary calf-backed marbled boards, uncut (spine detached). Provenance: Serge A. Sobolewski (bookplate).
Sale catalogue of the library of the prolific bibliographer, Peignot. Petit estimated his output to consist of a hundred volumes. Ernest Petit's biography of Peignot from the Bulletin du Bibliophile (1868) is bound at end. Blogie II, col. 70.
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