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Price: EUR 126,00

[Almanach] Payne, A. H. (publisher)

Payne´s Miniatur-Almanach für 1851 Siebenter Jahrgang. Mit 12 brillanten stahlstichen [and] Payne´s Miniatur-Almanach für 1852. Achter Jahrgang. Mit 12 brillanten stahlstichen.

Leipzig und Dresden. Verlag der Englischen Kunstanstalt. von A. H. Payne. 1851-1852. 8:o. 11,5 x 9 cm. The annuals of 1851 and 1852 in one volume. 1851: Engraved title with a view + printed title + (2 pp.) + 152 pp. + (20 pp.) + 11 steel engraved plates. 1852: Engraved title with a view + printed title + (2 pp.) + (16 pp.) + 190 pp. + (20 pp.) + 11 steel engraved plates

A beautiful binding. Brown half calf. Marbled boards. Gilt title and decorations at the spine. Name inscriptions at the front fly leafs. The binding is in fine condition. A couple of stains to the 1851engraved title. A few pages with some insignificant stains. Very nice condition.

A charming miniature version of "Paynes Universum". The steel engravings are of the highest quality.

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