Memoirs of the Duke de Ripperda
RIPPERDA, [Joan Willem van]
Title continues: "First Embassador from the States-General to his Most Catholick Majesty, Then Duke and Grandee of Spain; Afterwards Bashaw and Prime Minister to Muly Abdalla, Emperor of Fez and Morocco, &c. Containing A Succinct Account of the most Remarkable Events which happen'd between 1715 and 1736. Interspers'd throughout with Several Curious Particulars relating to the Cardinals Del Guidice, and Alberoni, the Princess of Ursins, Prince Cellamere, the Marquis Beretti Landi, M. de Santa Cruz, and other Persons of Distinction in the Spanish Court. As Also, A Distinct and Impartial Detail of the Differences between the Courts of London and Madrid; with many Authentick Memorials, and other valuable Papers. And an Alphabetical Index."
- Publisher: John Stagg and Daniel Browne
- Edition: Second Edition, corrected with additions
- Date Published: 1740
- Place Published: London
- ISBN: n/a
- Condition: Good
- Signed: No
- Dust Jacket: No
- Jacket Condition: n/a
xvi, 390 p. 20 cm. Headpieces, tailpieces. Full leather, scuffed. Spine ends chipped, small chip in spine label, delicate hinges, bumped corners. Missing the half title and ads at back. Bibliography entry and bookplate on front pastedown endpaper, pencil notes on front endpapers and title page, ink stamp on p. v. Pages clean.