22 - 23 March 2005
ROCHEBILIÈRE, Antoine (1811-1881) -- Anatole CLAUDIN (1833-1906). Bibliographie des éditions originales d'auteurs français... Paris: A. Claudin, 31 May 1882 and 23 June 1884.
2 volumes, 12o (160 x 105 mm). Contemporary blue quarter morocco, marbled boards, spines gilt, uncut, original wrappers bound in (some wear, especially at edges).
Sale catalogue, compiled by Anatole Claudin, of Rochbilière's libary, which included first editions of works by 17th and 18th century French authors, works on history and theology, and belles-lettres. The sale totalled 2,409 lots and was divided into two parts. Blogie II, cols. 163 and 172. (2)
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