Printed Books, Maps and Works on Paper | 11 July 2013
Phaedrus (Augustus Libertus) and Publius Syrus. - Fabulæ [et Sententiæ],
Sold for £270
Phaedrus (Augustus Libertus) and Publius Syrus.
Fabulæ [et Sententiæ],
engraved frontispiece by Philippe Simonneau, the odd spot, 19th century dark blue morocco, spine in compartments and with gilt fleurs- de-lis, inner gilt dentelles, g.e., Paris, ex Typographia Regia, 1729 § Pickering Miniature.- Horatius Flaccus (Quintus) Opera, engraved portrait frontispiece and plate, a few spots, 19th century red morocco by Joubert, inner gilt dentelles surrounding blue morocco gilt onlays, rubbed at extremities, t.e.g., [cf. Bondy p.86; Spielmann 205A], scarce, 12mo (110 x 75mm), William Pickering, 1824, 12mo (2)
⁂ The first mentioned is a charming little edition of fables commissioned by Louis XV.
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