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BUCHANAN, George. Geor: Buchanani Scoti poemata quae extant. Amstelodami [i.e. Amsterdam]. Apud Joannem Janssonium, 1641. 16mo. 561pp, [15]. With an engraved title page. Contemporary blind-ruled calf. Extremities worn, loss to head and foot of spine, some scoring/minute holes. Without front endpapers, early inked ownership inscription to head of title page, pen-trials to rear endpapers, occasional dust-soiling/ink-spotting, several gatherings protruding from text-block. More > £ 125.00 Antiquates Ref. 17743
[MALEBRANCHE, Nicolas]. Meditations chrestiennes. Amsterdam. Chez Abraham Wolfgang, 1690. 12mo. 364pp, [2]. Later vellum, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece, gilt, edges dyed yellow. Lightly marked. Recent bookplate of Robert J. Hayhurst to FEP, inked annotation to verso of FFEP, occasional light spotting. More > £ 150.00 Antiquates Ref. 21527
ACHILLES TATIUS. Erotikon Achilleos Tatiou sive de clitophontis & leucippes amoribus libri VIII ex Editione cl. salmasii. Lugd. Batavor [i.e. Leiden]. Apud Franciscum Hegerum, 1640. Nova editio [i.e. new edition]. 12mo. [24], 752pp, [30]. With an engraved title page. First three words of title transliterated from the Greek. Bound in the style of, and possibly by, Roger Payne in black straight grain morocco, tooled in gilt and blind, A.E.G. A trifle rubbed. Recent bookplate of Robert J. Hayhurst to FEP, internally clean and crisp. More > £ 450.00 Antiquates Ref. 19496
LENTULUS, Cyriacus. Cyriaci lentuli augustus, Sive De convertenda in Monarchiam Republica; Juxta ductum & mentem Taciti. Amstelodami [i.e. Amsterdam]. Apud Ludovicum Elzevirium, 1645. 12mo. [24], 366pp, [2]. With an additional engraved title page. Contemporary green calf, gilt supralibros to both boards, recently recbacked, recent contrasting red morocco lettering-piece, gilt. Boards heavily rubbed, scored, and marked. Recent bookplate of Robert J. Hayhurst to FEP, near contemporary manuscript note to front blank fly-leaf, ink-stamp of B. Grandmaison, light damp-staining to final three gatherings. More > £ 150.00 Antiquates Ref. 19254
LECONTE DE LISLE. Poemes barbares. Paris. Alphonse Lemerre, [s.d., c.1890s] [6], 368pp, [2]. With a half-title.

[Bound uniformly with:] LECONTE DE LISLE. Derniers poemes. Paris. Alphonse Lemerre, [s.d., c.1890s]. [8], 315pp, [1]. With a half-title.

12mo. Attractively bound by P. Affolter in contemporary red half-morocco, marbled boards, contrasting brown morocco lettering-pieces, spine richly gilt. Very slight shelf-wear to extremities. Marbled endpapers, internally clean and crisp. More >
£ 250.00 Antiquates Ref. 17438
VERTOT, [Rene Aubert de]. Histoire des revolutions de suede... Paris. Chez Durand de Sugeres, 1778. Nouvelle edition [i.e. new edition]. 8vo. In two volumes. [16], 401, [5]; [4], 362pp. With a half-title to Vol. II. Contemporary speckled calf, ruled in gilt and blind, contrasting red morocco lettering-pieces. Extremities rubbed. Marbled endpapers, paper repair to verso of Vol. I FFEP, else internally clean and crisp. More > £ 100.00 Antiquates Ref. 21631
BARBAZAN, [Etienne]. Fabliaux et contes des poetes francois des XI, XII, XIII, XIV et XVe siecles, tires des meilleurs auteurs. A Paris. Chez B. Waree, 1808. Nouvelle edition [i.e. new edition]. In four volumes. [4], xxi, [1], 465, [1]; [4], xiv, 467, [1]; [4], xxxii, 514; xvi, 521pp, [3]. With half-titles and a suite of three engraved plates to each volume.

[Bound uniformly with:] MEON, [Dominique Martin]. Nouveau recueil de fabliaux et contes inedits, des poetes francais des XIIe, XIIIe, XIVe, et XVe siecles... A Paris. Chez Chasseriau, 1823. First edition. In two volumes. viii, 500, ... More >
£ 1,250.00 Antiquates Ref. 20270
[ALMANAC]. Nouvel almanac de la cour de S.A.E.E. de cologne. [Cologne]. [s.n.], 1783. 8vo. [44], 148, 32pp. With the engraved title page. Stitched within contemporary, probably original decorated 'Dutch' (but really German) floral paper wrappers. Slight marking to extremities, a little damp- staining to verso of wrappers, and edges, else a fine copy. With an early ink inscription to verso of lower wrapper. More > £ 375.00 Antiquates Ref. 21230