Title: De l'education d'un Prince, 1670
Author: Pierre Nicole
Publisher: A Paris, Chez la veuve Charles Savreux
A 17th century first edition of Nicole’s Of the Education of a Prince. This work contains reflections on education, both on the education of princes and the common folk. This work also contains the first edition of Blase Pascal’s “Discours sur la condition des Grands”, from pages 269-285.
One finely bound volume in 16mo, (22)+426+(3) pages
On note of condition, this volume is in good shape, with rubbing and wear to the binding, and minor foxing and staining throughout. The binding is splayed.