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English Literature in translation.- Gay (John) Fables, translated by Marie Françoise Abeille de Keralio, first edition in French, title with woodcut ornament, woodcut tail-pieces, occasional spotting, very lightly browned, contemporary mottled calf, gilt spine in compartments, corners worn, rubbed and scuffed, London & Paris, Chez Duchesne, 1759 § [Mackenzie (Henry)] L'Homme Sensible, first edition in French, title with small woodcut ornament, woodcut tail-pieces, contemporary ink signature to title, occasional spotting, a few small stains, contemporary mottled calf, gilt spine in compartments and with red morocco label, a good copy, Amsterdam, Chez Pissot, 1775; and 5 others, translations, most 19th century, 8vo (7)

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English Literature in translation.- Gay (John) Fables, translated by Marie Françoise Abeille de Keralio, first edition in French, title with woodcut ornament, woodcut tail-pieces, occasional spotting, very lightly browned, contemporary mottled calf, gilt spine in compartments, corners worn, rubbed and scuffed, London & Paris, Chez Duchesne, 1759 § [Mackenzie (Henry)] L'Homme Sensible, first edition in French, title with small woodcut ornament, woodcut tail-pieces, contemporary ink signature to title, occasional spotting, a few small stains, contemporary mottled calf, gilt spine in compartments and with red morocco label, a good copy, Amsterdam, Chez Pissot, 1775; and 5 others, translations, most 19th century, 8vo (7)

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