Nostradamus - Guynaud Balthasar - Concordance des Prophéties de Nostradamus avec l'histoire, depuis Henri Ii jusqu'à Louis le Grand... - 1693

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Nostradamus - Guynaud Balthasar - Concordance des Prophéties de Nostradamus avec l'histoire, depuis Henri Ii jusqu'à Louis le Grand... - 1693
Bindings, Esotericism, Illustrated - Quantity: 1 - Book

First edition of this concordance, dedicated to Louis XIV. Portrait of Nostradamus engraved in intaglio by Sauvé.

The author of this explanation of the prophecies was Balthasar Guynaud, gouverneur des pages de la chambre de Louis XIV. He sought to show that the prophecies of the past had been fulfilled.

Period brown calfskin binding, ribbed spine adorned with gilded embossed fleurons within the compartments, mosaicked title label.

A sound volume, aged leather cracked on the spine, with significant restoration on the joints, cover edges and corners. The spine was re-glued. Inside in good overall condition, signs of handling, the title page and frontispiece are lightly faded, the signatures are a bit slack.

Nostradamus - Guynaud Balthasar

Concordance des Prophéties de Nostradamus avec l'histoire, depuis Henri Ii jusqu'à Louis le Grand, la vie et l'apologie de cet auteur, ensemble quelques essais d'explication sur plusieurs de ses autres

Paris, Jacques Morel, 1693; duodecimo (16 x 10) of [20] ff., 402-[2] pp.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Bindings, Esotericism, Illustrated
Author/ Illustrator
Nostradamus - Guynaud Balthasar
Book Title
Concordance des Prophéties de Nostradamus avec l'histoire, depuis Henri Ii jusqu'à Louis le Grand...
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1693
Edition
1st Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Binding/ Material
Leather
Number of pages
402
Dimensions
16×10 cm
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