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Gifford, John (1758-1818) A Narrative of the Transactions Personally Relating to the Unfortunate Lewis the Sixteenth, Extra-illustrated

Auction:
2865B
Lot:
187
Sold for:
$369$300

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2865B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 15, 2015 11:00AM

Description:

Gifford, John (1758-1818) A Narrative of the Transactions Personally Relating to the Unfortunate Lewis the Sixteenth, Extra-illustrated Copy. London: for W. Locke, 1793.
First edition, large quarto, with approximately forty-five added illustrations, bound in full straight green navy blue morocco by Morrell, t.e.g., with the arms of Louis XVI tooled in gold on front board, 11 x 9 in.
Estimate $300-500


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Louis XVI, Gifford, London

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