Lot 104 of 377:
History of the Bastille 1374-1789  

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Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Histoire de la Bastille Despuis sa Fondation 1374 Jusqu'à sa Destruction 1789
Author:
Arnould, Auguste, Alboize Du Pujol And A. Maquet
Place:
Paris
Publisher:
Administration de Librairie
Date:
1844-45
Description:

8 volumes in 4, as issued. Frontis and 32 plates. 4to, original gilt- and blind-stamped black cloth, gilt lettering. a.e.g. First Edition.

Mixed printings; the first volume is dated 1845; the other seven are dated 1844.  A fine example of the mid-19th century French gilt-decorated wave grain cloth binding.  

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Edges slightly rubbed; some light foxing; very good.
 
Item number:
299883
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