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Lot 123

Balloons.- Turgan (Julien) Les Ballons, extra-illustrated with other material featuring balloons or flying machines, Paris, 1851.

Hammer Price: £65

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Balloons.- Turgan (Julien) Les Ballons. Histoire de la Locomotion Aérienne..., introduction by Gérard de Nerval, wood-engraved frontispiece and 16 plates, one hand-coloured, 2 folding, extra-illustrated with other material featuring balloons or flying machines etc. tipped in, mostly hand-coloured comic strips, many folding, one printed on blue paper, rather soiled and stained, one leaf torn, orignal printed wrappers, soiled and worn, rebacked but binding perished, broken and loose, 8vo, Paris, 1851.

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Balloons.- Turgan (Julien) Les Ballons. Histoire de la Locomotion Aérienne..., introduction by Gérard de Nerval, wood-engraved frontispiece and 16 plates, one hand-coloured, 2 folding, extra-illustrated with other material featuring balloons or flying machines etc. tipped in, mostly hand-coloured comic strips, many folding, one printed on blue paper, rather soiled and stained, one leaf torn, orignal printed wrappers, soiled and worn, rebacked but binding perished, broken and loose, 8vo, Paris, 1851.

Lot 123

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