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Choiseul-Gouffier, M.G.A.F. de.
VOYAGE PITTORESQUE DE LA GRÈCE. PARIS, 1782
Estimate
1,5002,000
LOT SOLD. 2,375 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
93
Choiseul-Gouffier, M.G.A.F. de.
VOYAGE PITTORESQUE DE LA GRÈCE. PARIS, 1782
Estimate
1,5002,000
LOT SOLD. 2,375 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Choiseul-Gouffier, M.G.A.F. de.
VOYAGE PITTORESQUE DE LA GRÈCE. PARIS, 1782

First edition, volume 1 only (of 2, see footnote), folio (507 x 325mm.), engraved title, 2 folding maps and 125 numbered plates on 99 sheets (of 126 on 100), contemporary calf gilt, [Atabey 241; Blackmer 342; Weber II, 571], lacking one plate (no.117, Carte de la route de l'auteur), one plate misbound (no.41 at p.99), slightly browned and soiled, dampstained towards end, binding worn, covers detached; sold not subject to return


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Catalogue Note

A second volume (in 2 parts) of this important and finely illustrated work appeared at a much later date - 1809-1822. It is therefore not uncommon to find only the first volume.

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