Title: Office de la quinzaine de Pasques, a l'usage de Rome, en latin et en francois, Traduction nouvelle, 1771. Madame Victoire Arms
Author: Catholic Church
Publisher: A Paris, Chez de Hansy
Condition: Very Good
An extremely scarce late 18th century armorial binding of the Office of the Fortnight of Pasques, for the use of Rome, in Latin and French. This edition is a new translation, dedicated to the Queen. Included is an explanation of the ceremonies for this holy time, meditations on the daily gospels, reflections on the mysteries, exercises & prayers for confession & communion.
Worldcat records 5 existing copies of this edition in libraries.
This copy is present in a green morocco binding, with gilt tooling, and bearing the arms of Victoire of France, French princess, the seventh child and fifth daughter of King Louis XV of France.
One finely bound volume in 12mo, (3)-624 pages
On note of condition, this volume is in very good shape, with some rubbing and wear to the corners, and light stress to the hinges, with a small crack to the top of the front hinge.