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Machiavelli, Niccolo (1469-1527) The Works.

Auction:
2764B
Lot:
299
Sold for:
$492$400

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

Description:

Machiavelli, Niccolo (1469-1527) The Works. London: for Thomas Davies, et al., 1762.
First edition of the Ellis Farneworth (d. 1763) translation, two quarto volumes, bound in full uniform contemporary lightly speckled tan calf, spines tooled in gilt compartments, worn, joints worn through, boards scratched, head and tail caps chipped with loss, 10 1/4 x 8 in. (2)
Estimate $500-700


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London, Thomas Davies

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