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Heading: (Fine Bindings)
Title: Four finely bound works
Place Published: Various places
Date Published: Various dates


  • Rabelais, Francis. Lives, Heroic Deeds, and Sayings of Gargantus and his son Pantagruel. 2 volumes. (8vo) full morocco, gilt. Phil.: Barrie, [c.1900].

  • Smith, Adam. An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations. One volume edition, rebound in two. (8vo) black half morocco and marbled boards. Spines lettered in gilt. Edin.: A.&C. Black 1863.

  • Goncourt, E. de. The Confidantes of a King. 2 volumes. (8vo) full red morocco by Bumpus, spines gilt, all edges gilt. London: Foulis, 1907.

  • Browning, Robert. The Poetical Works. 3 volumes. red half morocco and marbled boards, spines gilt, top edges gilt. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1906.

Four works in nine volumes, finely bound.


Some light wear; very good and better.

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Nine finely bound volumes

Auction ended on Thu, Nov 3, 2016
Estimate $600 - $900
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