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Illustrated books from XVIIIth century

The illustrated books of the eighteenth century are among the finest achievements of History. "Age d'Or" of the illustration, the Enlightenment's century was also the one of the Artist's books: Coypel, Boucher, Eisen, Gravelot, Moreau, Oudry, Marillier, Fragonard, Prud’hon...

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Jean-François de SAINT-LAMBERT

Les Saisons, poëme

s.n., Paris 1775, xxxvj (1p.) 38-467pp. (1f. errata), relié.

Seventh edition, illustrated with a frontispiece, a jewel on the title and 4 figures by Moreau the Younger, 4 delicious vignettes by Choffard for The Seasons, and 2 figures of Moreau the Younger for Tales, Poems and fugitive Eastern Fables.
Binding nineteenth full [...]

1 200 €

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First edition

Jean-François de LA HARPE

Tangu et Félime. Poeme en IV chants

Chez Pissot, [Paris] 1780, In-8 (11,5x19cm), 71pp., relié.

First edition, illustrated with a frontispiece and 4 thin figures by Marillier engraved by Ponce De Ghendt ... Rare copy fully settled, even for figures.
Bound in full morocco marine ca 1860 signed Arnaud. Back with nerves decorated. Gilt title and date. Triple mentoring net on the boards. Rich [...]

550 €

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First edition

Pierre CORNEILLE & VOLTAIRE

Théâtre de Pierre Corneille, avec des commentaires &c. &c. &c.

S.n. [Cramer], s.l. [Genève] 1764, in-8 (12,5x20cm), 12 volumes reliés.

First printing of this beautiful edition of the plays of Corneille by Voltaire, illustrated with 34 figures by Plover and engraved by Baquoy Lemire, Lempereur, of Longueuil, and a frontispiece by Peter, engraved by Watelet. It is pursued not only for his comments but for illustration of [...]

1 600 €

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Jean RACINE

Oeuvres de Racine.

S.n. (De l'Imprimerie de Lebreton), Paris 1760, in-4 (22,5x30cm), (1f. fx tit.) (1f. tit) xviij (6) 414pp. (1f. fx tit.)

New adorned with a portrait of the author by Daullé, three jewels of title by Seve edition engraved by Chevillet twelve figures carved by the same Aliamet, Flipart Lemire, Lempereur Sornique and Tardieu, and thirteen and sixty asses thumbnail out-of-lamp all by Seve engraved by Baquoy, Flipart and [...]

2 300 €

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First edition

MOLIERE

Oeuvres de Molière

Imprimerie de P. Prault, Paris 1734, 6 vol. in-4 (21,5x29,5cm), (6) lxxij ; 330pp. et (6) 447pp. et (6) 442pp. et (6)

Masterpiece Boucher as an illustrator and unquestionably one of the finest books made ??in the first part of the eighteenth century. Second edition. We rarely see Note that this edition.

The illustration includes a beautiful portrait by Coypel engraved by [...]

6 000 €

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Quintus Horatius Flaccus (dit) HORACE

Quintus Horatius Flaccus

Typis Johannis Baskerville (John Baskerville), Birminghamiae (Birmingham) 1770, in-4 (22x29cm), (1p. tit) 344pp., relié.

Edition illustrated with a frontispiece engraved by Henriquez, a title label engraved by Le Grand and four figures Plover, engraved by Laine, Leveau, Le Vasseur and Godfrey; absent Cohen.

Contemporary binding in full red morocco, back with five nerves richly decorated with gilded finials [...]

3 000 €

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First edition

Henri Louis DUHAMEL DU MONCEAU

Traité des arbres fruitiers ; contenant leur figure, leur description, leur culture.

Saillant et Desaint, à Paris 1768, 2 tomes en 2 Vol. in-4 (25x33,5cm), (1f.) (2f. de faux-titre et titre) (1f. tit.

DUHAMEL DU MONCEAU Henri Louis
Traité des arbres fruitiers; contenant leur figure, leur description, leur culture [Treatise on Fruit Trees]
Saillant et Desaint, à Paris 1768, 25 x 33,5 cm, (1f.) (2f.) (1f tit fr.)
(XXIX p.) (1 p.) et (1f.) 337 pp and (1f.) (2 f.) 280 pp., [...]

8 000 €

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Mademoiselle DIONIS DE SEJOUR

Origines des grâces

S.n., à Paris 1777, In-8 (11,5x20cm), relié.

First edition, illustrated with a frontispiece and 5 beautiful and delicate figures by Cochin, engraved by Saint-Aubin, Masquellier, Born, Pelletier ... Quite rare. "One of the most successful Cochin illustrations, and more remarkably engraved." Cohen.
Full red morocco old nineteenth end [...]

500 €

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