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    Bernard Picart (Picard) The Religious Ceremonies and Customs of the Several Nations of the Known World Volume Three (London: Nicholas Prevost, 1731). Designed by the legendary Picart, possibly the finest engraver of his time. This is the only of the seven volumes that contains coverage of the American Indian making it very desirable to collectors. Contemporary panel calf, front board almost detached, contents in excellent condition. The 45 full-page copperplate engravings are very sharp; many deal with the New World.

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    February, 2006
    20th-21st Monday-Tuesday
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