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REQUETE AU ROI ADDRESSEE A SA MAJESTE; ECLAIRCISSEMENS ET PIECES JUSTIFICATIVES

By Calonne, M. De

1787. No place or publisher given. In French. 2 titles bound on one volum. Octavo, 137pp., 66pp., full leather with mounted leather spine label and full gilt decoration spine. Original fancy colorful end papers. The second part contains: Developpement Relatif a l'Echange du Comte de Sancerre; Developpement sur l'Operation de la Refonte des Monnoies d'Or; Lettre Circulaire de M. de Calonne, Lettre par M. De Beyerle, Memoire sur L'Affaire des Assignations, Lettre de Haller, Etat General etc. One short sentence underlined. Near Good, lower spine end chipped away, some chips on cover leather. Binding secure, no ownership marks .

$220.00

INTERCEPTED CORRESPONDENCE

By Leonora, Countess of Tankerville

London 1934 1st Sequana Ltd. Translated from the French by Leonora. Sm.8vo., 103pp., cloth. Inscribed by sm8vo. hardcover. Inscribed and signed by Leonora Tankerville, to Ray Murphy plus 2 page autograph letter to Ray signed by Leonora Tankerville laid in. English text of letters intercepted during the French Revolution. VG plus, with acetate cover (as issued.)

$135.00

CORRESPONDANCE UNIVERSELLE SUR CE QUI INTERESSE LE BONHEUR DE L'HOMME ET DE LA SOCIETE NO. 1

By (Brissot, J. -P.)

1783 De L'Imprimerie de la Societe Typographique. Brissot was an active Revolutionary, one of the mob who stormed the Bastille in 1789. He was guillotined in 1793. In French. Octavo, 54pp., original pale blue wraps.Title in ink on front cover. Small stamp of non-circulating library (or bookseller?)on title page margin. Good, light wear. Rare. .

$670.00