Lot 116 of 377:
Gallic War with two engraved maps  

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Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Commentariorum de Bello Gallico
Author:
Caesar, Julius
Place:
Paris
Publisher:
Typis Josephi Barbou
Date:
1755
Description:

1 of 2. xxvii, [3], 359 pp. Copper-engraved frontispiece, headpieces, floriated initials, two foldout engraved maps at rear. (8vo) 17x9.5 cm (6¾x3¾"), full straight-grain red morocco, tooled and lettered in gilt on spine, raised bands. Bound by Clark and Bedford.

Two bookplates, one superimposed on the other.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Rubbing to spine, edges and corners, front board creased; front hinge cracked, light foxing; very good.
 
Item number:
300020
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