Amsterdam: Chez Louys & Daniel Elzevier, 1661. Vellum. 519 pages. Engraved frontis of Henry IV. Full vellum binding with black spine label. 12 mo. [8x13 cm]. Covers soiled and general wear. Binding strong. Text overall bright. Bookplate, previous owner's signature on front endpaper along with 1807 date and note that he purchased the book at a private sale. Very Good. Item #76842
Hardouin de Beaumont [1606-1671] was an historian, Bishop of Rodez, and later became the Archbishop of Paris. Laudatory history, in French.