Lot n° 196
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Pope (Alexander). - Complete works of Alexander... - Lot 196 - Crait + Müller
Pope (Alexander). - Complete works of Alexander Pope, translated into French. New edition, revised, corrected, augmented with the English text placed next to the best pieces... Paris, Vve Duchesne, 1779. 8 volumes in-8, bound in full calf of the period, with the boards decorated with a triple frame of gilt fillets, ornamented smooth spines, fawn coloured title-pieces and tomaison, marbled edges - beginning of splitting at 6 jaws, 4 damaged headpieces, 10 corners pierced, spidering, 1 tomaison-piece missing (T 7) - civ, 290 pp, 1 p.]; vi, 471 pp; [2 ff.], 466 pp; [2 ff.], 468 pp; [2 ff.], 456 pp; [2 ff.], 479 pp; [2 ff.], 472 pp; [2 ff.], 523 pp Complete with the portrait of Pope engraved by Le Beau after Kneller and the 17 very beautiful plates h-t after Marillier, engraved by Macret, Ingouf, Dambrun, Duflos, Godefroy, Dambrun, de Launay, Halbou, Romanet, Trière, Gaucher, Poncet (Cohen, 817).
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