Recently found by viaLibri....
2021-01-01 21:38:27
Cardinal Richelieu
1660 History of Cardinal Richelieu ~ True First 1st/1st Edition ~ Leather FOLIO
Paris: la veuve Mabre Cramoisi, 1660. Beautiful True First Edition First Printing ~ in French ~ 3/4 Leather Fine Binding ~ 14" x 9.75" FOLIO Edition ~ published 18 years after his death. The History of Cardinal, Duke of Richelieu ~ True First 1st/1st Edition ~ Leather FOLIO ~ Leather Folio ~ By Sieur Avbery, Advocate In Parliament & Confessor of The King ~ In Paris, At the Publishing house of Antoine Bertier, Saint Iacques Road, In pretense of fortune ~ M. DC. LX. With Privilege of The King Original French Title: L'Histoire Du Cardinal Duc De Richelieu ~ Par Le Sieur Avbery Advocat Au Parlement & aux Confeils du Roy ~ A Paris, Chez Antoine Bertier, rue Saint Iacques, a l;Enfeigne de la Fortune ~ M. DC. LX. Avec Privilege Du Roy Points/Condition: True First Edition First Printing bound in one large Folio Volume ~ Handsomely rebacked at some point in 3/4 leather with marbled boards and endpapers, 5 raised bands and gilded titles on spine and gilding at marbled borders. Binding tight and sound. Light scuffing to leather edges/boards. Pages clean and unmarked with few occasional watermarks and light general ruffling typical of volumes of this age. Beautiful title headers at start of each "book". Seven books in all , including an additional 'testament' of Richelieu and Index (Table Des Matieres) at rear. 628 pp., plus index. A beautiful and VERY Rare volume in excellent condition. Please see photos; message with any questions. Ships EXPEDITED, professionally packed with care. SHIPPING FEE includes insurance and Signature Confirmation. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Bellowsome Books (hopemainebooks) [Hope, Maine, United States]
Check availability:

Search for more books on viaLibri


Browse more rare books from the year 1660