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ANTIQUITIES / ROMAN HISTORICAL VOLUME, Michel Ange de La Chausse, "Le Grand Cabinet Romain, ou, Recueil D'Antiquitez Romaines, Qui consistent en Bas Reliefs, Statues des Dieux & des Hommes, Instruments Sacerdotaux, Lampes, Urnes, Seaux, Brasselets, Clefs, Anneaux, & Ahioles lacrimales, que l'on Trouve a Rome", 1706, Chez François L'HonoreÌ, & Zacharie Chastelain le fils, Amsterdam, engraved frontispiece, 42 engraved plates, impressed leather boards, ribbed spine.
Fair condition overall, moderate to significant wear and some losses to boards/spine, particularly to spine joints and adjacent board edges, joints worn through exposing binding, but still attached, interior very legible, losses, creases, and tears to frontispiece, a few engraved plates with tears or losses, including one with early repair to tear, some text pages with tears or losses.
Provenance: From the research library of Ivor Noel Hume, O.B.E., F.S.A., Williamsburg, VA.
Catalogue Note: Ivor Noel Hume (1927-2017), O.B.E. (Order of the British Empire), F.S.A. (Fellow, Society of Antiquaries), was a distinguished scholar, author, and former director of the Department of Archaeological Research at Colonial Williamsburg.

Condition

Fair condition overall, moderate to significant wear and some losses to boards/spine, particularly to spine joints and adjacent board edges, joints worn through exposing binding, but still attached, interior very legible, losses, creases, and tears to frontispiece, a few engraved plates with tears or losses, including one with early repair to tear, some text pages with tears or losses.

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ANTIQUITIES / ROMAN HISTORICAL VOLUME

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2177 Green Valley Lane
Mt. Crawford, VA 22841
United States
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