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Claude-Joseph DORAT. New fables....

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Claude-Joseph DORAT. New fables. The Hague, Paris, Delalain, 1773. In-8, red morocco, triple fillet, decorated 5-nerve back, royal blue morocco lining with large lace with small irons in 18th century style, double guard, gilt edges (Thibaron-Joly).<br/>Cohen, 314 / Reynaud, 138 /// XXII-(1f.)-309-(1f.).<br/>One of Marillier's most accomplished works, illustrated with 2 frontispieces, a repeated figure, a fleuron, 99 vignettes and 99 culs-de-lampe de Marillier. <br/>Reynaud mentions two editions. Our copy contains some remarks of the reprint in the introductory leaves but the remarks of the first edition in the rest of the work.<br/>Very nice copy in spite of small traces of discoloration on the first plate.

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