18th century book 1781-3 Ovid Chevalier de Boufflers 2 works bound togetherBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
18th century European Literature and Mythology book in period binding. Two works, printed Paris & la Haye, Holland.
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Period 1/4 leather, marbled paper covered boards, gilt spine title label. Many small woodcut ornaments throughout as chapter headings and tail pieces.
Front joint cracked, board still firmly held by binding cords. Binding rubbed but still sound, tight and pleasing. Small pocket sized volume.
Oeuvres du Chevalier de Boufflers.
1781, the Hague, Chez Detune.
pp. 144. (possibly a false imprint location).
Traductio Nouvelle de l'Art d'Aimer d'Ovid.
1783, Paris, Chez Cazin.
Book measures: 5" H X 3 1/4" W.