Private Memoirs Relative to Louis XVI


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[000108] De Moleville, Antoine Francois Bertrand, Private Memoirs Relative to the Last Year of the Reign of Lewis the Sixteenth, Late King of France, A. Strahan and T. Cadell Jun. And W. Davies, London, 1797, First Edition, Good. Full Calf, 8vo.

Three volumes complete – Volume One – xi, [1], 418pp; Volume Two – ix, [1], 418pp and Volume Three – vii, [1], 446pp.

Contemporary full sprinkled calf, smooth spines divided into six panels by gilt rules, morocco title label to second panel, volume number in gilt to third, gilt roll to edges.

Slightly chipped to spine ends, rubbed to extremities, corners bumped and worn, joints split to volume one, but holding well. Internally lightly browned, but generally clean. Previous owners bookplate to front pastedowns, with same owners name in pen to ffep of volume one. Five engraved portraits in total (as called for)