1824 · Paris
Grégoire (1750-1831), and interesting figure of the French Revolution, surveys the long history of imperial, royal and princely confessors, their public and private roles, and gives biographies of several of the most famous/infamous.
Querard, III, 462. 19th-century German boards, abraded and rubbed; ex-library with bookplate; call number in pencil on verso of the title-page. NO STAMPS. A good+ copy. (Inventory #: 19043)