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Catullus (c. 84 BC-c. 54 BC) and Tibullus (c. 55 BC-19 BC) Traduction en Prose de Catulle, Tibulle et Gallus

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2764B
Lot:
163
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$98$80

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2764B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 16, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Catullus (c. 84 BC-c. 54 BC) and Tibullus (c. 55 BC-19 BC) Traduction en Prose de Catulle, Tibulle et Gallus. Amsterdam/Paris: Chez Delalain, 1771.
Translated by Alexandre-Frédéric-Jacques Masson de Pezay (1741-1777) [sometimes attributed to Jean-Baptiste-Francois-Claude David]; two octavo volumes, added engraved title in each volume, bound in uniform full contemporary mottled calfskin bindings, with gilt-tooled spines and labels, inner gilt dentelles, a.e.g., cerulean paste-paper endleaves, nicely preserved, a trifle dry and dusty, 8 1/4 x 5 1/2 in. (2)
Estimate $150-300


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Amsterdam, Paris, Francois-Claude David

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