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(Costume, Russian)

Auction:
2526B
Lot:
187
Sold for:
$1,007$850

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2526B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 14, 2010 11:00AM

Description:

(Costume, Russian), The Costume of the Russian Empire, London: Printed for W. Miller, 1803, contemporary blind-tooled and gilt full crimson morocco with raised spine, with seventy-three hand colored engravings and dos-a-dos French and English text, folio, (re-backed, cover edges ragged and worn, some offset from plates, a few with scattered spotting and three with browning, colors crisp).
Estimate $1,400-1,800

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London, Book design, Bookbinding, Graphic design, Printing, Seventy

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