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Lot 187

Lavater (Johann Caspar) Aphorisms on Man, eng. frontispiece by Blake after Fuseli, 1788 & another (2)

 

Hammer Price: £100

Estimate: £200 - £300

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Lavater (Johann Caspar) Aphorisms on Man, first edition, engraved frontispiece by William Blake after Henry Fuseli, errata leaf, lightly browned, contemporary tree calf, gilt, Sir William Stirling-Maxwell's copy with his bookplate and crest in blind on upper cover, rubbed, rebacked preserving old spine, J.Johnson, 1788 § La Rochefoucauld (François, Duc de) Maximes et Reflexions Morales, engraved portrait by Choffard, contemporary red morocco, gilt, g.e., spine faded, Paris, 1788, 8vo (2)

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Lavater (Johann Caspar) Aphorisms on Man, first edition, engraved frontispiece by William Blake after Henry Fuseli, errata leaf, lightly browned, contemporary tree calf, gilt, Sir William Stirling-Maxwell's copy with his bookplate and crest in blind on upper cover, rubbed, rebacked preserving old spine, J.Johnson, 1788 § La Rochefoucauld (François, Duc de) Maximes et Reflexions Morales, engraved portrait by Choffard, contemporary red morocco, gilt, g.e., spine faded, Paris, 1788, 8vo (2)

Lot 187

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