Secret Memoirs of the Court of Louis XIV and of the Regency Extracted from the German Correspondence of the Duchess of Orleans Mother of the Regent Preceded By a Notice on This Princess and Accompanied with Noites
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First edition thus in that it contains information not in earlier editions. Frontispiece portrait and 472 pages. Extra illustrated with about 33 engraving at the rear, 21 of which are of gardens and architecture. From the library of Charles Sargent Dirwell, a proprietor of the Boston Athenaeum ca. 1890, with his bookplate on the front pastedown and his ex libris stamp on the reverse of the ffep. Full leather binding by Clyde of S. Newman St.with decorated backstrip. Cover edges slightly worn. All edges gilt. Frontispiece foxed. A few spots of foxing elsewhere. Images available. Bookseller Inventory # 005317
Title: Secret Memoirs of the Court of Louis XIV and...
Publisher: G. And W. B. Whittaker, London
Publication Date: 1824
Binding: Full Leather, Decorated
Book Condition: Good Plus +
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition Thus
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