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Le merite des Femmes, et autres Poesies - BINDING] - LEGOUVE, Gabriel - 1813. 
Ant. Aug. Renouard Paris 1813 - Duodecimo, anchor device on title, frontispiece. Elaborately bound in red straight grained morocco with gilt and blind fillets enclosing an elaborate border of swirling foliage and flowers with green and blue onlays, blue is an unusual choice of colour at this time and gives a splendid jewellike effect combined with the rather Empire design in gilt in centre, spine with raised bands, blind and gilt with tiny green and red onlays, single gilt fillet inside, g.e. The binding is not signed but the tools used are those of Thouvenin. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
[Bookseller: Shapero Rare Books]
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