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Adrien-Michel-Hyacinthe BLIN DE SAINMORE Lettre de Gabrielle D'Estrée a Henri IV. Précédée d'une epitre à M. De Voltaire et de sa réponse

Adrien-Michel-Hyacinthe BLIN DE SAINMORE

Lettre de Gabrielle D'Estrée a Henri IV. Précédée d'une epitre à M. De Voltaire et de sa réponse

De l'imprimerie de Sébastien Jorry, à Paris 1766, in-8 (12,5x20,5cm), x, 11-38p. (1), relié.


First edition, illustrated with a carved figure by Roubeau Eisen, a sticker under the same engraved by Massard, and a cul-de-lamp, engraved by Allianet this time. Printing on large paper. Full sheepskin signed early XX Champs. Smooth back Jansenist, with title and golden time. Fillet border on covers. Menus rubs caps. Nice copy. Blin of Sainmore accustomed literary and historical bonds, selected in this work a tragic subject, confronting love and power in the relationship of Gabrielle d'Estrées and Henri IV, he tries to paint the situation kingdom in these troubled times. To the letter is preceded by a preface by the author justifies his work, an epistle in verse Voltaire and a response from the latter. (Note the beautiful engraving after Eisen where talented Death with his scythe and hovering with large black wings vogue over Gabrielle looking portrait of Henri IV). Bookplate engraved E. Valton. 1880. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information!

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