Title: Accounting Register for Estienne de Champs. French Manuscript on Paper, 1686
Author: Estienne de Champs
Condition: Very Good
A late 17th century manuscript accounting register for the records of Estienne De Champs, bearing connection to the Hodaige Family, dated 1686. The family of Hodaige (or Houdeige) counted among its members merchants, lawyers, men of the Church or holders of public offices (mayors, etc.). There are entries in different hands, going to the very tail end of the 17th century. Many pages are blank.
This volume has been ornately bound in tooled leather, with intricate borders to the covers.
One manuscript in folio, 186 leaves + 7 attached or loose notes
This manuscript is in very good shape, with some rubbing and wear to the binding, and leather lacking to the board edges. There are two worm holes to the front board. There is minor foxing and ink staining throughout.