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Heading: (Fine Bindings)Author: Mosalov, SashaTitle: Exquisite finely bound folio blank bookPlace Published: El Cerrito,

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Plutarch's Lives Finely Bound

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Heading: (Fine Bindings)
Author: Plutarch
Title: Plutarch's Lives, Translated from the Original Greek; With Notes Critical and Historical, and a Life of Plutarch
Place Published: London
Publisher:J. Mawman, et al
Date Published: 1819
Description:


6 volumes. Frontispiece in first volume. (8vo) 21.5x13 cm (8½x5¼") old half calf and marbled boards, gilt-topped raised bands, spine compartments decorated in blind, red leather labels lettered in gilt, all edges marbled. Third Edition.



With a life of Plutarch by John and William Langhorne and additions by Francis Wrangham. A handsome edition.

Condition
Spines a bit sunned, light edge wear; foxing; very good.
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Lot 0118 Details

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Heading: (Fine Bindings)
Author: Plutarch
Title: Plutarch's Lives, Translated from the Original Greek; With Notes Critical and Historical, and a Life of Plutarch
Place Published: London
Publisher:J. Mawman, et al
Date Published: 1819
Description:


6 volumes. Frontispiece in first volume. (8vo) 21.5x13 cm (8½x5¼") old half calf and marbled boards, gilt-topped raised bands, spine compartments decorated in blind, red leather labels lettered in gilt, all edges marbled. Third Edition.



With a life of Plutarch by John and William Langhorne and additions by Francis Wrangham. A handsome edition.

Condition
...
Spines a bit sunned, light edge wear; foxing; very good.

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