22 - 23 March 2005
RADZIWILL, Prince Sigismond -- Catalogue des livres rares et précieux composant la bibliothèque de M. le Prince Sigismond Radziwill. Paris: L. Potier, 22 January 1866.
Large 8o (241 x 158 mm). Contemporary French red half morocco, t.e.g., others uncut (light rubbing to joints and edges).
PRICED in a contemporary hand. Sale catalogue of the library established by Prince Michael Radziwill, Palatine of Vilna, who lived in Paris c. 1788-1790 and was a major buyer at the Gouttard, Soubise, and La Vallière sales. The library contained many fine bindings, including those done by Boyet, Padeloup, Bradel, Biziaux, and Derome. Blogie II, col.108.
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