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Recueil des roys de France : leurs couronne et maison, ensemble, le rengs [sic] des grands de France

par Iean du Tillet, sieur de la Bussière ... Plus, vne Chronique abbregée contenant tout ce qui est aduenu, tant en fait de guerrre, qu'autrement, entre les roys & princes, republiques & potentats estrangers: par M. I. du Tillet, euesque de Meaux freres.
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Description
2 pts. in 1 v. illus. (coat of arms, ports.) 33 cm.
Published
A Paris, Chez Iaques du Puy ..., 1580.
Notes
Edited by Hélie Du Tillet.
Part 1: [11], 471, [26] p.; pt. 2: 113 (i. e. 109) leaves. In ViU copy the Index or Table, is bound at end, [26] p., signatures A⁶ B⁸)
Signatures: A⁶ A-Cc⁶ Dd-Ee⁴ FF-Pp⁶ Qq⁴ Rr⁸ aa-rr⁶ ss⁸ A⁶ B⁸ (leaves ss8 and B8 in the Index, are blank)
Errors in foliation of 2nd part: nos. 5, 7-9 omitted.
"Recueil des rangs des grands de France... 1579" (pt.1, p. [329]-471) has special half title.
Part 2 has caption: Chronique abbregee des faicts et gestes politques et militaires des roys de France, par ... Iehan du Tillet euesque de Meauls.
Recueil des roys de France, was originally published in 1577, with title: Mémoires et recherches touchant plusieurs choses mémorables pou l'intelligence de l'estat et des affaires de France.
The "Chronique abbregee" is a translation of De regibus Francorum chronicon, of which a French translation was published in 1549 with title: La chronique des roys de France, puis Pharamond jusques au roy Henry Second.
Cited in
Brunet, t. 2, col. 923.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Binding: belongs to the group of the "fer de Mornay,"ca. 1590.
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: A typed letter, signed, from G.D. Hobson, Sotheby & Co, to E.J. Bullrinch and a note signed "MF" (both about the binding) which were laid in, have been placed in INSERT FILE.
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Bookplates of Eduardo J. Bullrich and Bibliotheque Du Plessis Villoutreys.
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Gordon Collection. Bookplate of Douglas Gordon. Gordon list, 335.
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