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  • FINELY PRINTED EDITION IN FINE 18TH CENTURY CALF
    Justini Historiarum ex Trogo Pompeio Libri XLIV by JUSTIN (Latin: Marcus Junianius (or Junianus) Justinus)
    JUSTIN (Latin: Marcus Junianius (or Junianus) Justinus)
    Justini Historiarum ex Trogo Pompeio Libri XLIV

    Paris: Joseph Barbou, 1770. Full calf, 6 inches tall. A delightful 18th century calf binding with gilt bands, labels and floral gilt tooling to the panels. The mottled calf boards are framed by simple gilt rolls. All edges gilt. Frontispiece by Gravelot and woodcut ornaments. Finely printed latin text of this great history.

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  • FINE HALF CRUSHED MOROCCO
    A Selection from his Thoughts. by JOUBERT, Joseph
    JOUBERT, Joseph
    A Selection from his Thoughts.

    London: Duckworth, 1898. Half crushed morocco, 9 inches tall. A charming copy with raised bands and gilt floral centre tools. A finely printed edition on 'japanese vellum' of the Thoughts of this celebrated 'Epicurean' philosopher.

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  • CHARMING LITTLE COPY IN FULL CALF
    Rasselas: A Tale. by JOHNSON, Samuel
    JOHNSON, Samuel
    Rasselas: A Tale.

    London: Jones, 1825. Full calf, 3.75 inches tall. A fine tiny binding with gilt bands and panels, label and gilt and blind tooling to the boards. Engraved frontispiece and first title page. Slight scattered foxing and small tear to second title page, otherwise pristine.

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  • EXQUISITE FULL REGENCY STRAIGHT GRAIN MOROCCO
    The Satires. (DRYDEN, John, translated into English by). by JUVENAL (Decimus Junius Juvenalis)
    JUVENAL (Decimus Junius Juvenalis)
    The Satires. (DRYDEN, John, translated into English by).

    London: Suttaby, 1812. Full morocco, 2 volumes bound in 1, complete, 5.25 inches tall. From a larger set of "The Works of the British Poets", hence the volume number on the spine. In a beautiful Regency binding in full straight grain morocco with gilt raised bands, gilt centre tools and blind corner tools to the panels and all edges gilt. On both boards a Grecian lyre within a wreath is framed by elaborate blind tooling. Armorial bookplate. 2 engraved plates. An exquisite little volume.

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