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YEMENIZ, Nicolas (1783-1877) -- Catalogue de la bibliothèque de M. N. Yemeniz. Paris: Bachelin-Deflorenne, 9 May 1867.
2 volumes, 4o (262 x 177 mm). Title-pages printed in red and black, "Table des prix". Contemporary red half morocco, t.e.g., others uncut (slightly rubbed). Provenance: Lehigh University, Library (bookplate with cancelled stamp, inkstamps on titles, shelfmarks on spines, pockets on rear pastedowns).
LIMITED EDITION, one of 50 copies on large-paper, with a separate pamphlet, also on large-paper, inserted between the "Table" and the "Table des Prix d'adjudications": A. Bachelin, Description du Livre d'heures de la Dame de Saluces faisant partie de la Bibliothèque de M. Yemeniz, Paris, 1867, 16 pages, including lithographed plate. One of the most important nineteenth-century French book auction catalogues. Blogie II, col. 111. (2)
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