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CHARRON Pierre (1541-1603)
Wisdom. Three books, by Pierre Charron Parisien, Doctor és Droicts. Ausquels is added a collection of places & chapters, following the first Edition of Bordeaux, 1601. With the revision of gentlemen of the Privy Council, for the contentment & relief of the curious Reader, eager to see both impressions. Plus a small treatise containing a summary of the three books [...] [followed by] Traicté de la Sagesse composed by Pierre Charron. Plus a few
Chrestiens du mesme Autheur speeches, which were found after his death [...] and Discours Chrestiens [...]. Paris, chez Robert Feugé, 1621.
Fort volume in-8, [16 ff. n. ch. (title, Epistle, Advertisement to the reader,
Table of chapters, Eloge de Charron)-802 pp.- [8 ff. n. ch.]-[5 ff. n. ch.
(title and Epistle)]-84 pp. with error pagination p. 60. Full stiff vellum with small flaps, long spine with straps titled and dated in ink (period binding), modern slipcase.
Last edition of this book.
PROVENANCE Librairie Jean Clavreuil (laminated label).
(Wormholes at the top without too much text allocation, marginal wet spots at the end of the volume without text allocation, tears at the bottom of pp. 69-70 and corner pp.131-132 with allocation in the marginal note; flattened lower cover, split jaws).
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