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Rousseau, Jean-Baptiste (1671-1741) Odes, Cantates, Epistres et Poesies Diverses.

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2764B
Lot:
355
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Books & Manuscripts - 2764B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 16, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Rousseau, Jean-Baptiste (1671-1741) Odes, Cantates, Epistres et Poesies Diverses. Paris: Chez P. Didot, 1790.
Large quarto, half-title, one of 250 copies printed for the education of the Dauphin, bound in full contemporary French red morocco, covers with gilt border and corner pieces, central gilt-tooled arms of the Jolivet de Vannes family, and an added spine label mentioning the education of the Dauphin, blue silk pastedowns and flyleaves, a.e.g., 12 x 8 3/4 in.
Estimate $2,000-2,500


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