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MONTI, Vincenzo. Tragedie del cavaliere vincenzo monti. Firenze [i.e. Florence]. Presso Niccolo Conti, 1818. 12mo. 323pp, [1]. Uncut in original publisher's buff wrappers, housed within recent custom black cloth slip-case. Extremities worn and sunned. Inked ownership inscription to verso of upper wrapper, else internally clean and crisp. More > £ 125.00 Antiquates Ref. 19475
GENLIS, Stéphanie Félicité, Comtesse de. Theatre a l'usage des jeunes personnes. A Geneve [i.e. Geneva]. Chez les Librairies Associes, 1785. 12mo. In four volumes. Without half-titles. Attractively bound in contemporary gilt-tooled tree-calf, contrasting red morocco lettering-pieces. Lightly rubbed, slight chipping to head of spine of Vol. III. Recent bookplate of Robert J. Hayhurst to FEP of Vol. I, occasional spotting/toning. More > £ 250.00 Antiquates Ref. 21134
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
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
PLUTARCH. Plutarchi libellus de discrimine amici et adulatoris graece primum seorsim edidit varietatem lectionis notavit animadversiones xylandri aliorumque ut et indicem vocum graecarum adiecit christian. aug. krigel a. m.. Lipsiae [i.e. Leipzig]. Sumtu W. G. Sommeri, 1775. 8vo. xxiix, 227pp, [1]. Contemporary gilt-tooled straight-grain red morocco, A.E.G. Lightly rubbed and marked. Blue silk moire endpapers, vellum fly-leaves with the neat library no. of A.A. Renouard ('No.4332'), contemporary armorial bookplate of John Kendall Fletcher (Chaplain to George IV), to FEP, recent bookplate of Robert J. Hayhurst to recto of front blank fly-leaf, very occasional slight chipping to margins, leaves a trifle browned, spotted. More > £ 500.00 Antiquates Ref. 19047