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Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper

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Lot 8

La Rochefoucauld (Francois, Duc de) Moral Maxims and Reflections, first edition in English, later half calf, 12mo, for M.Gillyflower...J.Sare...and J.Everingham, 1694.

 

Estimate: £350 - 450

Hammer Price: Unsold

Full Lot Details

La Rochefoucauld (Francois, Duc de) Moral Maxims and Reflections, first complete edition in English, engraved frontispiece, contemporary ink signatures on title and verso of title and frontispiece, a little soiled and stained, F11 with small repaired tear to lower outer corner, K2 (final leaf) defective at upper outer corner with slight loss to text, later half calf, red roan label, slightly rubbed at edges, [Pforzheimer 580; Wing L452], for M.Gillyflower...J.Sare...and J.Everingham, 1694 § Helvetius (Claude Adrien) De l'Homme, de ses Facultes Intellectuelles et de son Éducation, 2 vol., first edition, first issue with 639 & 760pp. and errata leaf at end of vol.2, some light browning, modern sheep-backed marbled boards, spines very slightly faded, "Londres", Société Typographique, 1773, 12mo (3)

Full Lot Details

La Rochefoucauld (Francois, Duc de) Moral Maxims and Reflections, first complete edition in English, engraved frontispiece, contemporary ink signatures on title and verso of title and frontispiece, a little soiled and stained, F11 with small repaired tear to lower outer corner, K2 (final leaf) defective at upper outer corner with slight loss to text, later half calf, red roan label, slightly rubbed at edges, [Pforzheimer 580; Wing L452], for M.Gillyflower...J.Sare...and J.Everingham, 1694 § Helvetius (Claude Adrien) De l'Homme, de ses Facultes Intellectuelles et de son Éducation, 2 vol., first edition, first issue with 639 & 760pp. and errata leaf at end of vol.2, some light browning, modern sheep-backed marbled boards, spines very slightly faded, "Londres", Société Typographique, 1773, 12mo (3)