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Costume, Colored Plates of the Latest Fashions.

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2764B
Lot:
177
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Books & Manuscripts - 2764B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 16, 2014 10:00AM

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Costume, Colored Plates of the Latest Fashions. London and Paris, 1836-1852.
Three octavo volumes, illustrated throughout with 282 hand-colored engravings from fashion magazines, uniformly bound in near-contemporary reddish brown straight-grain half morocco and marbled paper boards, by Lauriat & Co., gilt spines, t.e.g.; some plates trimmed closely, touching a caption, or the edge of an illustrations, minor dampstaining in upper margin at the end of volume one, 9 1/4 x 5 3/4 in. (3)
Estimate $1,000-1,500


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London, Paris, Lauriat & Co.

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