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GUASCO, Octavien de, Comte de Clavières (1712--1781)
De l'usage des statues chez les anciens. Essai historique.
À Bruxelles chez J. L. de Boubers, imprimeur-libraire, 1768.
[2], xxiii, [1], 505, [3] p., XII [i.e. 14] pl. (2 bis pl. V). ; 26.3 cm. (4º)

Anonymous. By the Abbé de Guasco, first editor of Montesquieu's Lettres familières. Page 505 misnumbered 504. With a final leaf of errata.

Copy Notes Copy 1: Bought from Josiah Taylor for 10s. 6d., 1 April 1806. (Spiers Box, Taylor, & Priestley & Weale). Inscribed in ink on front free-endpaper John Soane / 1806.
Copy 2: Lacking the final errata leaf. Bought from Thomas Boone for 14s., 8 July 1807. (Spiers Box).

Binding Copy 1: C19th sprinkled calf, gilt double-rule spine, red morocco spine-label. This is probably the 'Statues des Anciens 4to Calf letter'd' bound by Peter Low for 5s. in 1806. (Spiers Box).
Copy 2: C18th mottled calf, floral gilt-tooled spine, red morocco spine-label.

Reference Number 2349


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