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The Last of the Valois and Accession of Henry of Navarre, 1559 - 1589. In Two Volumes


Published by London Macmillan 1898, 1898
From James Pepper Rare Books, Inc., ABAA (Santa Barbara, CA, U.S.A.)

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Early Edition. This set belonged to the great actor John Barrymore and volume one contains his bookplate. This large engraved bookplate is a striking design drawn by Barrymore, himself, with his initials at the bottom showing the masks of comedy and tragedy, entwined in a thorny tree with flowing banners reading: ÒJohn Barrymore - Ex LibrisÓ beneath which is a pen and an artistÕs brush. A two volume set; volume one - 405 pages, volume two - 426 pages. A handsome set bound in dark blue cloth with gilt lettering to the spine and front boards and gilt, white and blue decoration and ÔPeace on Earth and Goodwill Towards MenÕ gilt stamped to the front boards. Tissue protected frontispieces in both volumes. Very good condition with some minor use and a bit of edge wear. A biography of Henry of Navarre (Henry IV) who, on the death of Henry III in 1589, ruled as the King of France from 1589 to 1610. Bookseller Inventory # 17786E

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Title: The Last of the Valois and Accession of ...

Publisher: London Macmillan 1898

Publication Date: 1898

Binding: Hardcover

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