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Beauvoisins, Joseph-Eugene (fl. circa 1800) Notice sur la Cour du Grand-Seigneur, son Serail, son Harem, la Famille du Sang Imperial, s

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3176B
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81
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Books & Manuscripts - 3176B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2018 11:00AM

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Beauvoisins, Joseph-Eugene (fl. circa 1800) Notice sur la Cour du Grand-Seigneur, son Serail, son Harem, la Famille du Sang Imperial, sa Maison Militaire, etc. Paris: Chez Gabriel Waree, 1809. Fourth edition, octavo, 167 pages, bound in contemporary marbled boards with gold-tooled leather spine (chipped with loss at head, ex libris Harvard surgeon and pioneering doctor in sports medicine, Augustus Thorndike, with his bookplate, 7 3/4 x 4 3/4 in.
Estimate $100-150


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Keywords

Augustus Thorndike, Gabriel Waree, Harem, Cour du Grand-Seigneur, Sang Imperial, Book design, Bookbinding, Bookplate, Printing, Publishing, Serail, Thorndike, Visual arts, Paris

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