Title: Connoissance de la mythologie, par demandes & par reponses, 1782
Author: Francois-Xavier Rigord; Louis-Henri Perisse
Publisher: A Lyon, Chez les Freres Perisse
A late 18th century edition of Rigord’s Knowledge of Roman Mythology, by requests & by answers: increased by the historical traits which served as the foundation for the whole system of the fable; with a very convenient table for readers. From Saturn to Pluton, Jupiter and more, this work provides a thorough overview of the Roman pantheon and other figures. There are several sketches to the front pastedown.
One finely bound volume in 12mo, XII+396 pages
On note of condition, this volume is in good shape, with minor rubbing and wear and some scuffing to the binding. There is some foxing and toning throughout.