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Extremely rare account of the Battle of the Sound

Extremely rare account of the Battle of the Sound Extremely rare account of the Battle of the Sound View picture(s)

1 [BALTIC SEA].
Confrontation oder Gegenhaltung dess Schwedischen von Hölsingör vom 8 Nov. St. N. datirten, zu Elbing aber gedruckten Schreibens, und dann der gründlichen Relation Einiger holländischen Schipper welche den 27 Novemb. allhier in Dantzig auffgekommen und an Eydes statt den ganzten Verlauff der neulichen See-Schlacht zwischen holländischen und schwedischen Schiffs-Flotten im Sunde, auszgesaget haben.
[Danzig], 1758. 4to. Early 20th-century cloth-backed boards. [8] pp. Full description >>

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Pictorial record of the Dutch War of Independence, with 282 engravings

Pictorial record of the Dutch War of Independence, with 282 engravings Pictorial record of the Dutch War of Independence, with 282 engravings Pictorial record of the Dutch War of Independence, with 282 engravings Pictorial record of the Dutch War of Independence, with 282 engravings Pictorial record of the Dutch War of Independence, with 282 engravings View picture(s)

2 BAUDARTIUS, Willem (Guilaume BAUDAERT).
Pourtraits en taille douce, et descriptions des sieges, batailles, rencontres & autres choses advenues durant les guerres des Pays Bas, sous le commandement des hauts & puissants Seigneurs les Estats Generaux des Provinces Unies, & la conduite des tresillustres Princes Guillaume Prince d'Orange & Maurice de Nassau son fils.
[preceded by half-title:] Les guerres de Nassau.
[volume 2 title:] Second tome du livre intitule Les Guerres de Nassau, ...
Amsterdam, Michiel Colijn, 1616. 2 volumes bound as 1. Oblong 4to (19 x 23 cm). 17th-century black-tooled vellum (contemporary with later additions?), sewn on 4 wittawed thongs, with a hollow back, with the coat of arms of the Fürst of Anhalt-Zerbst in Saxony on front board, and an oval device with motto "quae infra nos nihil ad nos" on back cover, each in a rectangular frame of single fillets with a flower at each corner, edges decorated with swaths of red, green and blue, traces of green cloth ties. Volume 1 with letterpress half-title, title-page printed from an engraved plate with a window for the letterpress text, with 6 grotesque male and female figures (including Hermes) and a couple animals and garlands, and at the foot the arms of Prince Maurits of Nassau flanked by the provincial arms of Gelderland, Holland, Zeeland, Utrecht, Zutphen, Groningen, [another, difficult to make out] and Friesland. Volume 2 with Michiel Colijn's woodcut publisher's device on title-page (the Angel "Michael" vanquishing satan, with motto "hoc custode tutus"). Together they include 280 full-page engravings (in addition to the title-page) and 1 double-page engraving, all on integral leaves: a map of the 17 Provinces, 1 double and 22 single portraits and 257 views and plans of battles and sieges including the double-page bird's-eye view of the theatre of war along the Meuse and the Rhine, and woodcut decorated initials (2 series). [8], 466; [4], 493, [15] pp. Full description >>

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Lovely commemoration of the Imperial success against the French at Acqui Terme in Piedmont, printed in gold and in a gold-brocade wrapper

Lovely commemoration of the Imperial success against the French at Acqui Terme in Piedmont, printed in gold and in a gold-brocade wrapper Lovely commemoration of the Imperial success against the French at Acqui Terme in Piedmont, printed in gold and in a gold-brocade wrapper Lovely commemoration of the Imperial success against the French at Acqui Terme in Piedmont, printed in gold and in a gold-brocade wrapper Lovely commemoration of the Imperial success against the French at Acqui Terme in Piedmont, printed in gold and in a gold-brocade wrapper View picture(s)

3 BIORCI, Guido.
Applausi poetici alla vera rigenerazione del Piemonte operata nel 1799. Dalla divina provvidenza col celebre valore delle armi Austro-Russe.
Acqui Terme (between Torino and Genoua), Giovanni Francesco Arcasio, [1799?]. 4to. Gold-brocade decorated paper wrappers, showing an embossed floral pattern (also including grapes) with hunters, a wild boar, deer and dogs scattered through it, in gold, orange, yellow, lavendar and blue. The paper used to make the wrapper is decorated on both sides (from the same block and with the same colour pattern, but with the the whole on the inside upside down) and another piece of the same decorated paper has been used to reinforce the inside of the fold. In modern clamshell box with red morocco spine label. With woodcut arms (intended as those of the Holy Roman Emperor Francis II) on first leaf. Printed in gold throughout. Set in roman types with incidental italic. [1], [1 blank], [8], [2 blank] pp. Full description >>

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Instructions for the Austrian army

Instructions for the Austrian army Instructions for the Austrian army Instructions for the Austrian army Instructions for the Austrian army Instructions for the Austrian army View picture(s)

4 [CHARLES, Archduke of Austria].
Grundsätze der höhern Kriegskunst und Beyspiele ihrer zweckmässigen Anwendung für die Generale der österreichischen Armee.
Vienna, Kaiserliche Königliche Hof- und Staatsdruckerei, 1808. Folio. Modern sprinkled half calf, gold-tooled spine. With 25 hand-coloured folding maps and plans, of which some with slips, engraved by Johann Renard, Kilian Ponheimer and Hieronymus Benedicti. [4], 169, [1 blank] pp. Full description >>

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Signed letter by the Duke of Marlborough, diplomat during the War of the Spanish Succession

Signed letter by the Duke of Marlborough, diplomat during the War of the Spanish Succession View picture(s)

5 [AUTOGRAPH]. CHURCHILL, John, first Duke of Marlborough.
[Letter, signed ("Le Pr[ince]. et Duc de Marlborough"), to Adriaan van Borssele van der Hooge, Lord of Geldermalsen].
Frankfurt am Main, 26 October 1707. 4to (23 x 18 cm). In French, written in brown ink on paper. [2], [2 mostly blank] pp. Full description >>

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Stunning original drawings for the manufacture of the French army's artillery and related equipment, from the American Revolutionary War era

Stunning original drawings for the manufacture of the French army's artillery and related equipment, from the American Revolutionary War era Stunning original drawings for the manufacture of the French army's artillery and related equipment, from the American Revolutionary War era Stunning original drawings for the manufacture of the French army's artillery and related equipment, from the American Revolutionary War era Stunning original drawings for the manufacture of the French army's artillery and related equipment, from the American Revolutionary War era Stunning original drawings for the manufacture of the French army's artillery and related equipment, from the American Revolutionary War era View picture(s)

6 [DRAWINGS - MILITARY - FRANCE].
[Artillery drawings].
[Toulon, Angoulème, Versailles, Rochefort, etc., ca. 1762-1784]. Loose in later half calf box, gold-tooled spine, green paste-paper sides, gold-tooled red morocco title-labels on spine and front board. Original construction drawings for heavy artillery made for the Ancien Régime: mortars, howitzers, canons, etc. on 98 leaves (55 magnificently hand coloured), ranging from sketches to finished and officially approved designs and detailed working drawings with scales, exact measurements, etc., in various sizes (a few assembled from 2 pieces), mostly about 67 x 50 cm; plus 2 copies of a large engraving, "Canon de 36" by Petit. Further with 8 manuscript documents related to the drawings. Full description >>

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Eyewitness account: San Sebastian (Mozambique) besieged by the Dutch

Eyewitness account: San Sebastian (Mozambique) besieged by the Dutch Eyewitness account: San Sebastian (Mozambique) besieged by the Dutch Eyewitness account: San Sebastian (Mozambique) besieged by the Dutch Eyewitness account: San Sebastian (Mozambique) besieged by the Dutch View picture(s)

7 DURAN (DURAO), Antonio.
Cercos de Mocambique, defendidos por Don Estevan de Atayde, capitan general, y governador de aquella plaça.
Madrid, the widow of Alonso Martin [= Francisca de Medina], 1633. 8vo. Richly gilt and decorated 19th-century vellum with diapered floral rolls and knot work ornaments, with red morocco title label lettered in gold, red spinkled edges. With woodcut coat of arms of the dedicatee Gaspar de Guzmán y Pimentel on the title-page, woodcut head- and tailpieces and initials. [8], 82 ll. Full description >>

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Rare catalogue of military and other instruments and machines

Rare catalogue of military and other instruments and machines Rare catalogue of military and other instruments and machines Rare catalogue of military and other instruments and machines Rare catalogue of military and other instruments and machines View picture(s)

8 FAULHABER, Johann.
Geheime Kunstkammer: darin[n]en hundert allerhand Kriegs Stratagemata, auch andere unerhörte Secreta, und Machinae mirabiles zusehen, dergleichen in Europa (respectivè) wening zu finden.
Ulm, Jonam Saur, 1628. 4to. Half vellum (ca. 1900) with gilt title on spine, blue paper sides. With the title in an elaborate arabesque border built up from cast fleurons, a woodcut headpiece, head- and tailpieces built up from fleurons, and woodcut decorated initials. 28 pp. Full description >>

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Magnificent atlas with 80 mostly coloured manuscript maps and fortification plans

Magnificent atlas with 80 mostly coloured manuscript maps and fortification plans Magnificent atlas with 80 mostly coloured manuscript maps and fortification plans Magnificent atlas with 80 mostly coloured manuscript maps and fortification plans Magnificent atlas with 80 mostly coloured manuscript maps and fortification plans Magnificent atlas with 80 mostly coloured manuscript maps and fortification plans View picture(s)

9 [FORTIFICATION ATLAS].
[Collection of 80 manuscript maps and plans of fortifications, fortified towns and fortified estates].
[The Netherlands, ca. 1624-1628]. Large folio (42.5 x 29.5 cm). Early 18th-century(?) sprinkled tanned sheepskin, gold-tooled board edges, edges sprinkled red, rebacked, restored and with new endpapers. With 80 manuscript maps and plans, 75 double-page (2 with a flap folded in), 4 larger folding (including 3 assembled from 1 1/2 sheets), and 1 also double-page in size but assembled from 2 smaller sheets. Most include a scale and 71 are coloured, mostly in opaque gouaches. They show plans of fortifications and towns in the Netherlands (51), Germany (16), Italy (3), France (4), Poland (2), Belgium (2), Malta (1) and Brazil (1). From the Blenheim Library, assembled by Charles Spencer (1675-1722), third Earl of Sunderland. Full description >>

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Three fortification plans, including a large coloured plan of the fortifications of Neuf-Brisach

Three fortification plans, including a large coloured plan of the fortifications of Neuf-Brisach Three fortification plans, including a large coloured plan of the fortifications of Neuf-Brisach Three fortification plans, including a large coloured plan of the fortifications of Neuf-Brisach View picture(s)

10 [DRAWING - FORTIFICATION]. GENNEP, T.P. van.
[Three fortification plans].
[Raamsdonk], 1798. 3 manuscript fortification plans (measuring (ad 1) 58 x 93 cm, (ad 2) 24.5 x 24.5 cm (ad 3) 29.5 x 37 cm) on paper. All signed: T.P. van Gennep, 1798; and one: Raamsdonk, 29 January 1798. Full description >>

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85 precise illustrations of the use of military arms and of French military uniforms in the 17th century

85 precise illustrations of the use of military arms and of French military uniforms in the 17th century 85 precise illustrations of the use of military arms and of French military uniforms in the 17th century 85 precise illustrations of the use of military arms and of French military uniforms in the 17th century 85 precise illustrations of the use of military arms and of French military uniforms in the 17th century 85 precise illustrations of the use of military arms and of French military uniforms in the 17th century View picture(s)

11 [GIFFART, Pierre].
L'art militaire françois, contenant l'exercice & le maniement des armes, tant des officiers que des soldats, réprésenté par des figures en taille-douce dessinées d'après nature. Avec un petit abregé d'exercice comme il se fait aujourd'hui. Dédié à Monseigneur le Marechal Duc de Boufflers.
"Paris" [printed in the Netherlands?], "Pierre Giffart" [publisher unknown], 1697. Small 8vo (16 x 10 cm). Contemporary calf, sewn on 5 cords, gold-tooled spine with title in 2nd of 6 compartments, edges sprinkled in red and brown. With engraved frontispiece (showing a meeting of officers in an army camp, with the title in a decorated cartouche at the head and the crowned and supported coat of arms of the dedicatee, the Duc de Boufflers, at the foot with flags and military attributes), letterpress title-page in red and black, and 85 full-page engraved illustrations (12 x 7.5 cm, numbered in letterpress above the engraving), each showing a French soldier or officer exercising his arms, with a view of army exercises in the background and an engraved caption below. Further with headpieces assembled from arabesque fleurons, and a cast vine-leaf ornament printed in pairs at the foot of most text pages. [14], 178 pp. Full description >>

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A general in the Spanish army on the battles and sieges in Flanders 1601-1609, during the Dutch war for independence, with 29 folding maps and plans

A general in the Spanish army on the battles and sieges in Flanders 1601-1609, during the Dutch war for independence, with 29 folding maps and plans A general in the Spanish army on the battles and sieges in Flanders 1601-1609, during the Dutch war for independence, with 29 folding maps and plans A general in the Spanish army on the battles and sieges in Flanders 1601-1609, during the Dutch war for independence, with 29 folding maps and plans A general in the Spanish army on the battles and sieges in Flanders 1601-1609, during the Dutch war for independence, with 29 folding maps and plans A general in the Spanish army on the battles and sieges in Flanders 1601-1609, during the Dutch war for independence, with 29 folding maps and plans View picture(s)

12 GIUSTINIANO, Pompeo.
Delle guerre di Flandra libri VI. ... Posti in luce da Gioseppe Gamurini ...
Antwerp, J. Trognesio, 1609. 4to. White sheepskin (ca. 1700 or possibly later with the label transferred from the previous binding), sewn on 5 cords, with a hollow back, gold-tooled morocco spine label, yellow edges. Engraved architectural title-page with the title in an elaborate cartouche and numerous classical and allegorical figures, with the arms of the dedicatee, Ambrogio Spinola, commander of the Spanish army in the Low Countries, at the head, and a scene at the foot (Cacus fleeing Hercules?), 29 folding engraved maps and plans of sieges and fortifications, 2 woodcut headpieces and 4 decorated woodcut initials (4 series). With the main text set in Robert Granjon's Gros Parangon (141 mm/20 lines or 20.5 point) italic. [4], 329, [1 blank], [15], [3 blank] pp. Full description >>

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3 militaria: on understanding the "human heart" of soldiers and on battles in the West Indies

3 militaria: on understanding the "human heart" of soldiers and on battles in the West Indies 3 militaria: on understanding the "human heart" of soldiers and on battles in the West Indies 3 militaria: on understanding the "human heart" of soldiers and on battles in the West Indies 3 militaria: on understanding the "human heart" of soldiers and on battles in the West Indies 3 militaria: on understanding the "human heart" of soldiers and on battles in the West Indies View picture(s)

13 GRASSE-TILLY, Francois Joseph Paul de.
Memorie van den Graave de Grasse, betreffende de actien in de West-Indiën voorgevallen.
[Amsterdam?, 1782]. With 8 large folding engraved nautical nautical charts. 55, [1 blank]; 27; [8], 25, [1], 5 pp. Full description >>

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The injustice and cruelty of the war waged by Louis XIV of France against the free and independent Dutch Republic

The injustice and cruelty of the war waged by Louis XIV of France against the free and independent Dutch Republic The injustice and cruelty of the war waged by Louis XIV of France against the free and independent Dutch Republic The injustice and cruelty of the war waged by Louis XIV of France against the free and independent Dutch Republic The injustice and cruelty of the war waged by Louis XIV of France against the free and independent Dutch Republic The injustice and cruelty of the war waged by Louis XIV of France against the free and independent Dutch Republic View picture(s)

14 HOOGHE, Romeyn de.
Schouburgh der Nederlandse veranderingen, geopent in ses tooneelen, waer op de wisselbeurten des vereenigde staets door den Franschen oorlog gebrouwen, in historiele sinnebeelden, vertoont en beschreven zijn.
Amsterdam, the author, 1674. Folio. 18th-century boards covered with paper, pasted title-label on front cover. With etched frontispiece and 6 large folding etched plates by Romeyn de Hooghe (ca. 23 x 35 cm), excluding the wide margins. 36 pp. Full description >>

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Very rare 17th-century treatise on artillery

Very rare 17th-century treatise on artillery Very rare 17th-century treatise on artillery Very rare 17th-century treatise on artillery Very rare 17th-century treatise on artillery Very rare 17th-century treatise on artillery View picture(s)

15 KÄSTNER (KÄSTNERN), Sigmund.
Vestibulum Pyroboliae, das ist kurtzgefaste Anleitung zur Artillerie-Kunst, darinnen den anfahende Liebhabern, mit einer leicht begreifflicher Methode, was wegen der Proportion und dem Gebrauch der Geschützen zu wissen, vorgetragen ist.
Frankfurt, printed by Egidius Vogel for Daniel Paulli, (royal) bookseller at Copenhagen and Frankfurt, 1679. Folio (32.5 x 21). Contemporary blind-tooled mottled calf, sprinkled edges, remains of ties. With woodcut publisher's device on title-page, 2 engraved folding plates, 3 woodcut plates (1 folding), 16 woodcut illustrations in text, 2 woodcut headpieces, 2 decorated woodcut initial letters and a woodcut tailpiece. [4], 59, [1 blank] pp. Full description >>

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Drilling the Austrian Imperial infantry, with 49 manuscript formation plans in colour

Drilling the Austrian Imperial infantry, with 49 manuscript formation plans in colour Drilling the Austrian Imperial infantry, with 49 manuscript formation plans in colour Drilling the Austrian Imperial infantry, with 49 manuscript formation plans in colour Drilling the Austrian Imperial infantry, with 49 manuscript formation plans in colour Drilling the Austrian Imperial infantry, with 49 manuscript formation plans in colour View picture(s)

16 [MANUSCRIPT - AUSTRIA - MILITARIA]. LEEUWEN, Engelhard August Baron van.
Plans des neu herrauss gegebene Exercittii nach den dermahligen Kayserl: Königl: kriegs Fuss Volck eingerichtet. Herausgegeben im Jahr 1765. Zugehörig Titl. Herrn Obrist Wacht M[ei]st[er] Baron v[on]: Engelhard.
Austria, 1769[?]. Oblong 4to (18.5 x 23 cm). Contemporary mottled tanned sheepskin, sewn on 4 cords, gold-tooled spine, blind fillets on boards, marbled paste-downs. With title and the explanation of the key letters used in the plans written in red, the key to the colour coding in the troop formations in 8 colours, and 49 (of 55) numbered colour-coded plans of infantry exercises: 32 full-page (ca. 16.5 x 21 cm; numbered 2-23, 25, 27-31, 34-37) , one small slip (7 x 7 cm; numbered 26) and 16 folding (ca. 21 x 35 cm; numbered 38-41, 43-45, 47-55). Each text leaf and each plan (except no. 26) in a frame of rules, nos. 2-35 in red, the rest in black. Plans 1, 24, 32, 33, 42, and 46 have been torn out, in 2 cases leaving a small piece of the drawing. [3], 16 ll. plus 49 (of 55) numbered plans. Full description >>

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The first systematic work on military architecture

The first systematic work on military architecture The first systematic work on military architecture The first systematic work on military architecture The first systematic work on military architecture The first systematic work on military architecture View picture(s)

17 LORINI, Buonaiuto.
Delle fortificationi, libri cinque. Ne' quali si mostra con le piu facili regole la scienza con la pratica, di fortificare le citta, & altri luoghi sopra diversi siti. Con tutti gli avvertimenti, che per intelligenza di tal materia possono occorrere. Et il particolar soggetto di ciascun libro si dimostra nel roverscio di questa carta.
Nuovamente dati in luce. Venice, Gio. Antonio Rampazetto, 1597 (colophon: 1596). Folio. Contemporary limp vellum, painted orange, with green ties. With engraved vignette on the title-page, full-page engraved portrait of the author, and hundreds of woodcut illustrations and figures in the text, mostly half- to full-page, several even double-page. [12], 219 [=217], [1] pp. Full description >>

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Manual of French military science, produced by order of Louis XIV

Manual of French military science, produced by order of Louis XIV Manual of French military science, produced by order of Louis XIV Manual of French military science, produced by order of Louis XIV Manual of French military science, produced by order of Louis XIV Manual of French military science, produced by order of Louis XIV View picture(s)

18 LOSTELNEAU, Colbert de.
Le Mareschal de Bataille. Contenant le maniement des armes. Les evolutions. Plusieurs bataillons, tant contre l'infanterie que contre la cavalerie. Divers ordres de batailles. Avec un bref discours sur les considerations que doit avoir un souverain, avant que de commencer la guerre. Et un abregé des functions de generaux d'armées, de mareschaux de camp, & autres principales charges d'icelles.
Paris, Toussainct Quinet (printed by Estienne Migon), 1647. Folio. Dark brown gold-tooled calf (ca. 1700?), sewn on 5 cords. With title-page printed in red and black with a woodcut flower basket, 4 divisional titles in red and black, 48 full-page engraved plates of French infantry-men exercising with musket (35) and pike (13), after the models of Jacques de Gheyn, 400 full-page (or larger folding) woodcut diagrams of battle formations, all printed in red and black, some also in yellow, with troops represented by red and black dots (one includes 30 small woodcut horse-drawn carts with various loads), a few smaller woodcut illustrations, large woodcut headpieces, tailpieces and decorated initials (3 series), and a few cast arabesque fleurons. XII, 459 pp. Full description >>

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Four unpublished letters by the Polish commander-in-chief relating to the siege of Vienna

Four unpublished letters by the Polish commander-in-chief relating to the siege of Vienna View picture(s)

19 [AUTOGRAPH]. LUBOMIRSKY, Hieronymus Augustin.
[4 letters, signed, to Imre Thököly].
Vienna, army camp Angram, and army camp Wolkersdorff, 25 July - 21 August 1683. 4 folded leafs (32.8 x 20 cm, 32.4 x 20.6 cm, 32.4 x 20.6 cm, 32.4 x 20.8 cm). In Latin. Each letter with a red seal. Full description >>

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The manufacture of incendiary shells, with stunning large folding colour drawings of equipment

The manufacture of incendiary shells, with stunning large folding colour drawings of equipment The manufacture of incendiary shells, with stunning large folding colour drawings of equipment The manufacture of incendiary shells, with stunning large folding colour drawings of equipment The manufacture of incendiary shells, with stunning large folding colour drawings of equipment The manufacture of incendiary shells, with stunning large folding colour drawings of equipment View picture(s)

20 [MANUSCRIPT - ARTILLERY].
[Wrapper title:] Instruction zur Erzeugnung der gepressten Brandsatz-kegel vom Jahre 1844.
[Verona?], 1844. Folio. Contemporary shell-marbled wrappers, manuscript title label on front wrapper. Manuscript in German, written in a neat German gothic script iin dark brown ink on paper, with headings in a round-hand Latin script, with 3 large folding illustrations of stamping presses and other equipment (32 x 60.5 cm) in black ink and coloured gouaches. [2 blank], [32], [8 blank] pp. Full description >>

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