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A COLLECTION OF 5 WORKS AND ONE ENGRAVED BROADSIDE IN FRENCH, COMPRISING:
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636
Tables, currency exchange 
A COLLECTION OF 5 WORKS AND ONE ENGRAVED BROADSIDE IN FRENCH, COMPRISING:
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7001,000
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A COLLECTION OF 5 WORKS AND ONE ENGRAVED BROADSIDE IN FRENCH, COMPRISING:
i. [Anonymous]. Réductions des aunes et argent de Brabant en aunes et argent de France. Brussels: P. Vleminckx, 1808, 8vo, contemporary vellum-backed boards, (Charles Rodolphe Testut, founder of the Parisian firms of instrument makers, inkstamp; bought from Rogers Turner, London, 1993), [T&W R19], minor dampstaining, slight rubbing of extremities, spine split at centre
ii. Legoux, Louis Hylaire. Table tres utile et tres curieuse a tous les jeunes gens qui se destinent au commerce de Banque et a tous Negotians. [Paris?], Legoux, (1726), engraved broadside, (bought from Pickering & Chatto, London, 1990), [T&W L61], SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, repairs and staining
iii. Ouvrier Delile, Jean-Claude (d.1807). Calcul des décimales, appliqué aux différentes opérations de commerce, de banque et de finance. Paris: Libraires Associés, 1765, FIRST EDITION, 8vo, half-title, manuscript index tabs, contemporary calf-backed marbled boards, (Vincent Michel Maynon de Farcheville (c.1716-1806), Bibliothèque de Fourqueux, bookplates; Anthony R. Michaelis (1916-2008), bookplate; bought from Michael Phelps, London, 1988), [T&W O57]
iv. Serré, Jean-Baptiste-Adrien-Joseph (1730-1797). Livre utile aux négocians de l'Europe. Paris: Valade, 1775, 8vo, contemporary calf gilt, (bought from Altstadt, 1996), [T&W S86], minor worming at end
v. Serré, Jean-Baptiste-Adrien-Joseph. Livre Utile Aux Négocians De L'Europe. Sixième édition. Tournay: J. J. Serre, 1797, [bound with] [Anonymous]. Tarif décimal ou réduction de la livre tournois de France. Tournai: J. J. Serre, 1804, 8vo, contemporary calf, (J.J. Serré, AUTHOR'S SIGNATURE ON TITLE; bought from Librairie Minet Frères, Brussels, 1995), [T&W S87], spine chipped, rubbed
vi. Tapis, Vincent César. Tables de nombres fixes, pur opérer les principales réductions étrangères avec la France. Lyon: Pierre Valfray, 1751, FIRST EDITION, 12mo, first and last leaf blank, contemporary calf gilt, (manuscript note on front flyleaf; bought from F. Comellas, Orléans, 1996), [T&W T6], slight staining, minor wear to extremities of binding
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