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Monsieur God. Guil. Leibnitz - Essais De Théodicée sur la Bonté de Dieu, la Liberté de l'Homme et l'Origine du mal - 1760

Monsieur God. Guil. Leibnitz - Essais De Théodicée sur la Bonté de Dieu, la Liberté de l'Homme et l'Origine du mal - 1760

Rare new expanded edition of the History of Life and the works of Leibnitz by Monsieur le Chevalier de Jaucourt.

Copy of Daniel François de Gélas de Voisins d'Ambres (1682-1762), Marshal Viscount of Lautrec, Knight of the Orders of the King, with his coat of arms stamped at the foot of the back and his emblazoned ex-libris on the lining.

This first volume alone (of 2) contains an important biography of Leibnitz, a chronological catalog of his works, as well as a complete text (Discourse on the conformity of Faith with Reason). Finally, we find the first part of the Essays of Theodicy -

Superb frontispiece portrait of Leibnitz -

Mr God. Gil. Leibnitz - Theodicy Essays on the Goodness of God, the Freedom of Man and the Origin of Evil - 1760

Good condition of the binding, work in its full contemporary brown marbled calfskin, good condition of the covers and the spine, tiny tear at the end of the top cover, spine with 5 raised bands decorated with boxes with gilded fleurons, net with cold to frame the dishes, red slices, gilt titration and volume number on morocco pieces, gilt fillet on the cuts -

Good condition inside, slight waterstaining on the side margin of 15 sheets, pretty bands, beautiful initials, tailpieces, charming out-of-text engraving on the frontispiece, marbled flyleaves, ex libris -

Delivery service guaranteed within a few days -

Object Book
Number of Books 1
Subject Autobiography, History, Philosophy, Religion
Author/ Illustrator Monsieur God. Guil. Leibnitz
Book Title Essais De Théodicée sur la Bonté de Dieu, la Liberté de l'Homme et l'Origine du mal
Condition Very good
Publication year oldest item 1760
Edition Reprint
Language French
Original language Yes
Publisher Marc-Michel Bousquet
Binding/ Material Leather
Number of pages 604
Dimensions 17×11 cm
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