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October 30, 2016 11:00 AMCalender

Lavater, John Caspar (1741-1801) Essays on Physiognomy.

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Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2950BLocation: BostonDate / Time: October 30, 2016 11:00AM


Lavater, John Caspar (1741-1801) Essays on Physiognomy. London: for John Murray, H. Hunter, and T. Holloway, 1789. First edition, three large quarto volumes bound as five, illustrated throughout, bound in uniform contemporary diced russia, some boards detached, ex libris Robert Nicholson, Robert Trowbridge, Collin Armstrong, and Thomas Pym Cope, with their bookplates inside the front board and on the front pastedown in the first volume, 13 1/2 x 10 1/2 in. (5)
Estimate $400-600

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John Murray, Robert Nicholson, John Caspar, Robert Trowbridge, Collin Armstrong, T. Holloway, H. Hunter, London