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(Decorative Bindings, Napoleonana)

Auction:
2483
Lot:
313
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$119$100

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2483
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 15, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

(Decorative Bindings, Napoleonana), Two titles, Hall, Captain Basil, Napoleon in Council, Edinburgh: Robert Cadell, 1837, three quarter red morocco by Morrell, 8vo, and Labaume, Eugene (1783-1849), A Circumstantial Narrative of The Campaign in Russia..., London: 1815, three quarter green calf by Bayntun, 8vo, (good, with minor edge wear, light browning, the latter with minor sun-fading to spine).
Estimate $200-400

Keywords

Basil, Napoleon, Robert Cadell, London, Book design, Bookbinding, Graphic design, Printing

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