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French Works, Twenty-five Volumes, Decorative Bindings.

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Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2819TLocation: BostonDate / Time: May 27, 2015 12:00PM


French Works, Twenty-five Volumes, Decorative Bindings.
Including a six volume set of the works of Moliere, Paris: Compagnie des Libraires Associes, 1788, octavo, illustrated in contemporary half leather, gilt-tooled spines; twelve small-format volumes, most in decorative bindings; Belloc's Marie Antoinette, London: Methuen & Co., 1928, in half leather, inscribed; Jules Janin's La Normandie, Paris: Bourdin, 1844, uncut, in half red morocco and matching slipcase, and others. (25)
Estimate $300-500

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Paris, Jules Janin, London, Methuen & Co.