Title: Histoire de Armand et Charles Biron, 1859
Author: Rene d' Isle
Publisher: Paris et Limoges, Martial Ardant Freres
Condition: Very Good
An extremely scarce mid 19th century edition of d’ Isle’s History of Charles-Armand de Gontaut, duc de Biron, military leader under Louis XIV and Louis XV, and made Marshal of France by the latter.
Worldcat records 1 existing edition of this copy in libraries.
This edition is bound in a richly decorated and ornate cartonnage binding of the period, with gilt against pink. There is a lithograph central panel.
One finely decorated cartonnage volume in 12mo, 108 pages
On note of condition this volume is in very good shape, with little rubbing and wear to the binding, and some staining to the covers. There is virtually no foxing or staining throughout.