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Voltaire (1694-1778) Lettres Philosophiques.

Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 3311T Location: Boston Date / Time: November 11, 2019 12:00PM


Voltaire (1694-1778) Lettres Philosophiques. Amsterdam: Chez E. Lucas, au Livre d'or, 1734. 12mo, bound in full contemporary dark red sheepskin, boards ruled in gilt, flat spine neatly decorated with gilt tooling, with a green lettering piece, all edges marbled and gilt, marbled endleaves, unsophisticated and well-preserved, ex libris Dr. Lucien Graux (1878-1944), with his morocco label pasted inside the front board, some water staining to contents, 6 x 3 1/2 in.
Estimate $200-300

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Chez E. Lucas, Livre d'or, Lucien Graux, Amsterdam