Des estats & maisons Plus Illustres De La Chrestiente. Jean MOUSTIERS, sieur du Fraisse.
Des estats & maisons Plus Illustres De La Chrestiente.
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Des estats & maisons Plus Illustres De La Chrestiente.

Paris, for G. Corrozet 1549.

4to. [iv], 118 leaves and THREE FOLDING OR DOUBLE-PAGE TABLES of French royal genealogy.

Contemporary limp vellum (soiled), manuscript spine title and shelf mark, remnants of four pigskin ties.

Only Edition, all published. This chronicles the major political and religious events from the 4th to the mid-16th century, attending to popes, Holy Roman Emperors and French sovereigns. Moustiers served the dedicatee, Henri II, as imperial ambassador. In good condition, contemporary initials F.A.R. on the title, another early inscription canceled.
¶Hauser, Les Sources de l’histoire de France: XVIe siècle 814; Krieg, Mehr nicht erschienen II: 54.

Item #09957

Price: $1,200.00