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Lot 502
BASKERVILLE PRESS CATULLUS, TIBULLUS and PROPERTIUS. Opera, 1722
Sold for £225 (US$ 376) inc. premium
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BASKERVILLE PRESS
CATULLUS, TIBULLUS and PROPERTIUS. Opera, title slightly browned at edges, signatures of Edward Crifton and George Heath Crofton bookplate and booklabel of John Sparrow, contemporary diced russia gilt, g.e. [Gaskell 44], 4to, Birmingham, John Baskerville 1772--SPENCE (JOSEPH) A Parallel in the Manner of Plutarch, engraved frontispiece (mounted and part folding) and title vignette, bookplates of Edward Walpole and William Delafield, contemporary calf, slightly stained and rubbed [Hazen 6], 8vo, Printed at Strawberry-Hill, by William Robinson and Sold by Messieurs Dodsley, 1758 (2)
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