“THE 16TH CENTURY IS THE CENTURY OF MORAL GREATNESS, JUST AS THE SUCCEEDING ONE IS THAT OF INTELLECTUAL LUSTRE AND PURITY”
D'AUMALE, M. Le Duc. (BORTHWICK, Robert Brown, translator). History of the Princes de Conde. London, 1872. Two volumes.
First English edition of this respected history of the princes of Condé, from the origins of the Capetians until 1610, with engraved portraits and folding map, very attractively bound. $600.