1761 · London
by Maximilian de Bethune, Duke of Sully
London: A. Millar; R. and J. Dodsley; W. Shropshire, 1761. Third edition. Hardcover. g. Quarto. xxxii, 540, viii, 555, vii, 406pp + Index. Original full calf with with gilt lettering and ruling on spine; raised bands. Red edges. De Bethune was the Prime minister to Henry the Great. History of life and reign of the monarch and his administration, including the trial of Ravaillac for the murder of Henry the Great. Translated from the French. Binding rubbed with some scuffing along hinges, edges and at corners. Hinges weakened at all 3 volumes. Corners lightly bumped. Ex Libris on inside cover of all 3 volumes. Offsetting and some foxing on first and last few pages of each volume. Sporadic light foxing, at times heavier. Binding in overall good, interior in good+ condition.
(Inventory #: 35115)