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RR. PP. Catrou & Rouillé - Histoire Romaine, Depuis La Fondation de Rome - 1725

RR. PP. Catrou & Rouillé - Histoire Romaine, Depuis La Fondation de Rome - 1725

Colossal and magnificent set - First edition of this important work of the Historian and Jesuit of the XVIIth century on Rome and the Romans in Antiquity very appreciated for its erudition approaching all the subjects;

- Geography, Famous Battles, Combat Techniques, Customs, Religion, Habits, Habitat, Art, Famous Men, etc.

RR. PP. Catrou & Rouille - Roman History, From The Foundation of Rome - 1725
16 Volumes / 21 - Full of Roman History, the last ones were dedicated to the Roman emperors -

LXXVII-502 + XXIX-531 + XXXVIII-566 + XXVII-619+ XXXI-582 + XXVIII-586 + XXXIV-562 + XXXIII-488-157 + XVI-481-106 + XVI-481-106 + XVIII-649 + XIX-600 + XXIV-610 + XLI-600 + XVIII-616 + X-678 -LXVI pages + Tables -

Good condition of the bindings, works in their full brown calfskin of the time, good condition of the covers and the spine, rubbing from use, rubbed corners, spine with raised bands, marbled edges, titles and volume numbers gilded on pieces of red morocco -

Good interior condition, pretty headbands, beautiful initials, a torn card with a lack, a gallery of verses in Volume 3 a little embarrassing to read, a torn but complete page in Volume 4, caps with lacks, old label on the spine, the volume 16 with damaged front cover (humidity), pages stained or affected by humidity on two volumes. Red edges and marbled flyleaves -

Complete with all its many plates and maps out of text + Frontispiece + headbands + Medals in-text, complete with Roman History, the last were dedicated to the Roman emperors, bookplates from the 19th century "Abbé J. Lochet, priest at Le Mans" with autograph manuscript -

Volume I. From the first year of the Reign of Romulus to the year of Rome 244. Frontispiece. Map of Lazio, Campania and Etruria. 8 inset plates. -

Volume II. From the year of Rome 244 until the year 286. XXIX, 531 pages. Folding map of Rome. 7 inset plates. 1 double-page plate.-

Volume III. From the year of Rome 286 to the year 362. XXXVIII, 566 pages. 1 inset plate.-

Volume IV. From the year of Rome 362 until the year 416. Map of Cisalpine Gaul, Liguria and neighboring countries. 5 inset plates.-

Volume V. From the year of Rome 416 to the year 468. Map of the islands of Corsica and Sardinia and Magna Graecia. 12 inset plates. 1 double-page board.-

Volume VI. From the year of Rome 468 until the year 514. Map of Ancient Sicily. Map of Proper Africa and Numidia. 4 inset plates. 5 double-page plates.-

Volume VII. From the year of Rome 214 to the year 538. Map of Hannibal's Route in Gaul and his passage through Italy. 2 inset plates. 2 double-page plates. 1 folding board.-

Volume VIII. From the year of Rome 538 to the year 545. 2 plates inset. 1 double-page plate.-

Volume IX. From the year of Rome 545 until the year 551. Map of the Peloponnese. Map of the Empire of Thessaly and Achaia. 2 inset plates. 3 folding plates.-

Volume X. From the year of Rome 551 to the year 563. Map of Spain. 4 inset plates. 2 folding plates.-

Volume XI. From the year of Rome 563 until the year 585. 1 folding plate.-

Volume XII. From the year of Rome 585 until the year 608. Map of Thrace. Map of Macedonia. Map of Illyria. 2 folding plates.-

Volume XIII. From the year of Rome 608 until the year 641. Map of Syria. Map of Palestine. 5 inset plates.-

Volume XIV. From the year of Rome 641 to the year 667. Map of part of the Roman Province. Map of Asia Minor. 4 inset plates. 1 folding board.-

Volume XV. From the year of Rome 667 until the year 690. Map of Media. Map of Colchis, Iveria, Albania and neighboring countries. 2 inset plates. 2 folding plates.-

Volume XVI. From the year of Rome 690 to the year 705. Map of Celtica, Aquitaine and the Roman Province. Map of Belgium. 1 inset plate. 1 folding board. 1 large folding board.-

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Object Book
Number of Books 16
Subject Art, Biography, Geography, History, Illustrated, No Reserve Price, Reference works, Sociology, Topography, War history
Author/ Illustrator RR. PP. Catrou & Rouillé
Book Title Histoire Romaine, Depuis La Fondation de Rome
Condition Good
Publication year oldest item 1725
Edition Illustrated Edition
Language French
Original language Yes
Publisher Jacques Rollin, Delespine, J.B. Coignard
Binding/ Material Leather
Number of pages 10045
Dimensions 26×20 cm
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