Historiarum sui temporis (Histoire de mon temps)

Jacques-Auguste de Thou

(1553 - Paris - 1617)
Binding in golden vellum 20 x 13 x 7 cm (8 x 5 x 3 in.) Paris - 1604

First edition of "one of the most beautiful monuments on French Historiography".

A copy printed on large paper and preserved in its contemporary vellum binding with king Henri IV arms.

The Président de Thou (1553-1617)’s copy.

Provenance
Jacques Auguste de Thou; François-Auguste de Thou; Jacques-Auguste de Thou; Charron de Menars; Strasbourg’s bishop; Prince de Soubise, Grosley; Adélaïde de Bourbon Penthièvre; King Louis-Philippe; Marie-Amélie de Bourbon Sicile; Louis-Philippe, first count of Paris; Philippe Duke of Orléans; Amélie Queen of Portugal; Duc de Guise; Henri 2nd count of Paris; Isabelle d’Orléans Bragance

EXHIBITOR

Librairie Amélie Sourget

"Books, Maps and Manuscripts"

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