Engraved brown leather cover. Engravings. Boards are detached. Spine detached. Two volumes of what was originally a three volume set. Bookseller Inventory # 001378
Title: Memoirs of Louis XIV and the Regency - Two ...
Publisher: St. Dunston Society
Publication Date: 1901
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Poor
Book Description Willey Book Company, New York, 1936. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. An insider in the Court of Louis XIV, the Duke of Saint-Simon's memoirs have been highly praised for providing a history of the lengthy reign of the French king. Each volume consists of two parts. Translated from the French by Bayle St. John; preface by James Breck Perkins. Each volume with frontis illustration. 1936 edition of the 1901 James Pott issuance. --- In full navy cloth-covered boards with titling in gilt on maroon spine blocks; additional gilt decorations on covers. Volume I: xxxiv, 366, xii, 390 pgs. Vol. II: xiii, 392, xii, 400 pgs. Volumes lack dust jackets. --- With some soiling and scuffing to covers, prior owner's bookplate affixed to each front paste-down, and with soiling to lower textblock edges, otherwise books are clean, unmarked and firm.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall). Bookseller Inventory # 79527
Book Description St. Dunston Society, 1901. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Volumes 1 and 2 only. Bookseller Inventory # mon0001563945