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Portuguese Imprints in Royal Armorial Bindings, 1820-1881, Four Volumes.

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2764B
Lot:
343
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$400$325

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

Description:

Portuguese Imprints in Royal Armorial Bindings, 1820-1881, Four Volumes.
Antonio de Molina's Communhao Perfeita, Lisbon: Impressao Regia, 1820, 12mo, red morocco, tooled in gold, a.e.g., 5 x 2 3/4 in.
Antonio Pereira Ferrea Aragao's Diccionario Mnemotechnico, Lisbon: Jose Baptista Morando, 1850, octavo, in full tan leather, gilt-tooled and lettered dedication binding, front joint starting, 7 3/4 x 4 3/4 in.
Andre Meyrelles de Tavora do Canto e Castro's O Marquez de Sa da Bandeira, Lisbon: Carvalho, 1876, octavo, in brown pebble-textured cloth, bound for Ferdinand of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (1816-1885), Fernando II: King Bomba, 8 1/4 x 5 3/4 in.
[and] Esgotos de Lisboa, Lisbon: Thomaz Quintino Antunes, 1881, octavo, bound in full contemporary black morocco, decorated in gilt with the arms of Fernando II, as above, a.e.g., 9 x 5 1/2 in.
Estimate $600-800


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Lisbon, Antonio de Molina, Antonio Pereira Ferrea Aragao, Jose Baptista Morando, Fernando II, Andre Meyrelles de Tavora, Bomba, Lisboa

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