Histoire des empereurs et des autres princes qui ont regne durant les six premiers siecles de l'Eglise, de leurs guerres contre les Juiss, des Ecrivains profanes, & des personnes les plus illustres de leup temps.
DE TILLEMONT, [Louis Sebastien] Lenain
The original set available here, published 1720 comprise 5 volumes on the history of Emperors and other Princes who reigned during the first 6 centuries of the Catholic Church. It was not until 1738 when an additional 6th volume was published. This set, written in the original French, does not include that later 6th volume.
Publisher: Charles Robustel, rue S. Jacques, au Palmier
Date Published: 1720
Place Published: Paris
Condition: Very good
Dust Jacket: No
Jacket Condition: n/a
Details: 5 vol. xxxviii, 714, xxiv, 627, xxvi, 588, xxx, 751, xxxiv, 878p. 27 cm. French Language text. Full leather binding with gilt on spines. Ex-library with labels affixed to lower corners of front downpaste endpapers. Leather worn with discolouration, bumps, and scuffing. Leather at hinges split with fading and damage to spine details. Cords broken on one of the 5 vols. but front cover remains attached. Would benefit from some repair work to binding. Pages show some spotting and brown but largely clean. Text unmarked.