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AVENTURES DE ROBINSON CRUSOË. Traduction nouvelle. Paris, Fournier
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Frontispice gravé sur bois par Brevière daprès Grandville et Français, tiré sur chine volant, 40 planches légendées et nombreuses vignettes dans le texte. Premier tirage. EXTRAORDINAIRE ET UNIQUE EXEMPLAIRE, RENFERMANT 43 DESSINS ORIGINAUX A LA PLUME DE GRANDVILLE AYANT SERVI A LILLUSTRATION DU LIVRE. Ces jolis dessins sont montés sur des feuillets interfoliés. Ils comportent des variantes par rapport aux bois imprimés. Trois dentre eux sont légèrement rehaussés de lavis, lun deux porte la signature de lartiste et plusieurs sont annotés par lui. Dautre part, LES PLANCHES HORS TEXTE SONT EN DOUBLE ETAT (sauf pour 2 dentre elles), sur vélin et sur chine volant. La planche de la p. 264 est en triple état, dont celui avant la lettre tiré sur chine volant. Enfin, y ont été ajoutés 11 FUMÉS DE VIGNETTES, TIRÉS A PART SUR CHINE, ainsi que le prospectus (4 pages). SANS AUCUN DOUTE LUN DES PLUS PRÉCIEUX EXEMPLAIRES DE CE CHEF-DOEUVRE DU LIVRE ILLUSTRÉ ROMANTIQUE. Petite restauration marginale p. 607. Charnières légèrement frottées.
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Petite restauration marginale p. 607. Charnières légèrement frottées. "In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."


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