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Lucretius Carus, Titus
DELLA NATURA DELLE COSE LIBRI SEI... TRADOTTI... DI ALESSANDRO MARCHETTI. AMSTERDAM [PARIS]: A SPESE DELL'EDITORE, 1754
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Lucretius Carus, Titus
DELLA NATURA DELLE COSE LIBRI SEI... TRADOTTI... DI ALESSANDRO MARCHETTI. AMSTERDAM [PARIS]: A SPESE DELL'EDITORE, 1754
Estimate
2,0003,000
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Lucretius Carus, Titus
DELLA NATURA DELLE COSE LIBRI SEI... TRADOTTI... DI ALESSANDRO MARCHETTI. AMSTERDAM [PARIS]: A SPESE DELL'EDITORE, 1754
2 volumes, 8vo (220 x 140mm.), two engraved titles and two frontispieces by Le Mire after Eisen, six plates by Aliamet and others after Cochin and Le Lorrain, 12 head- and tailpieces by Baquoy and others after Eisen, Cochin and Vasse, contemporary French red morocco, triple gilt fillet border, spines gilt in compartments, gilt edges, armorial of Ralph Sneyd stamped later on covers, spine of volume 2 chipped at head, bindings lightly rubbed
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Provenance

Ralph Sneyd, booklabels and arms on bindings, sale, Sotheby's, 30 November 1927, lot 541; Princesse Jean Callimachi, armorial bookplate, sale, Sotheby's, 14 July 1952, lot 18

Literature

Cohen-De Ricci 665

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