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RICHARDSON (Samuel). Clarisse Harlowe. A... - Lot 183 - Kâ-Mondo
RICHARDSON (Samuel). Clarisse Harlowe. A Genève, chez P. Barde, & se trouve à Paris, chez Moutard, Mérigot, 1785-1786. 10 vol. in-8, contemporary mottled havana calf, 5-rib spine, havana title-piece, stamped tomaison, ornate caissons, marbled edges (flaws including worn headpieces and dull corners; minor browning and stains).
First edition of this new translation by Pierre Le Tourneur based on the author's revised edition. It is illustrated with a copper-engraved portrait of Richardson after Pujos, and 21 plates drawn and engraved by Chodowiecki.
Provenance: Madame de Millières Du Châtel, 18th c. (handwritten ex-libris on the titles and stencilled in the margin of the first f. of the text of each volume).
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