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Discours Fait en Une Celebre Assemblee 1681

Discours Fait en Une Celebre Assemblee, 1681

Discours Fait en Une Celebre Assemblee, par le Chevalier Digby, chancelier de la reine de la grande bretagne, &c. Touchant la guerison des Playes par la Poudre de Sympathie. Paris, 1681. 

Original, but rebacked, full brown calf with gold title and five raised bands on spine. Mottled red page edges. Leather scuffed and cracking at all edges and hinges. Book plate on front paste down. Purple ink stamp on title page. Some pencil notations on front end papers. Front hinge cracked internally but both boards securely attached. A clean, tight, and bright copy. Measures approximately 6 x 3 ½ x ¾ inches. Slip of paper marks page 118 (Rhinoplasty). An early book including the subject of rhinoplasty. Not in Garrison Morton.