22 - 23 March 2005
RIEUX, Comte Gabriel-Bernard de (ca 1685-1745) -- Catalogue des livres de la bibliothèque de feu Monsieur le President Bernard de Rieux. Paris: Barrois, 1747.
8o (194 x 118 mm). Contemporary French mottled calf gilt (joints partly split, some wear at extremities).
PRICED in a contemporary hand, and with the rare extra leaf listing "Livres qui ont été mis dan ce Catalogue par erreur" at end. See also previous lot. Bléchet, p.122 (noting that much of the library was acquired at the Hoym sale); North 81; Peignot, p.80.
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