1695 · London
pages 97-112 with hand-corrected page numbers; some soiling and wear to pages; pages 115/116 and 117/118 with minor archival repair.
Early hand wrote 'Hot' on page 1, above 'Amours,' Use of Hot as "full of sexual desire, lustful" dates to c. 1500, while the sense of "inciting desire" is c. 1800.
MW consignment; shelved case 3. A salacious history of the French Monarchy and their paramours.;
Second part titled: Intrigues of the Court of France Under the Reign of Henry III.; A translation of: Les Galanteries des rois de France
ESTC R1896, Wing V90. 1322028. Shelved Dupont Bookstore. (Inventory #: 1322028)