Claude Henrys - Recueil d’arrests remarquables donnez en la cour de parlement de Paris etc - 1651

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Claude Henrys - Recueil d’arrests remarquables donnez en la cour de parlement de Paris etc - 1651
History, Law, Literature, Politics - Quantity: 1 - Book

Claude Henrys, Recueil d’arrests remarquables donnez en la cour de parlement de Paris, etc.

Lyon, Hierosme De la Garde, 1651. Folio, [20]-714-[21]pp.

First edition of this law book. Claude Henrys (1615-1662) was a lawyer at the presidial of Montbrison and Lyon.

Struck out bookplate “Gournay de la...” and bookplate of “René-François Gournais adv.”. It refers to the lawyer and deputy of the Estates General of 1789 François-René Gournay (1750-1806). He was also the mayor of Mayenne.

Full calfskin binding, ribbed spine, fleurons, marbled edges. Cracked joints but sound binding, wear on the
corners, old water stains on the top of the pages in one part of the work, some small wormholes in the margin of about a dozen leaves.

A rare work with an interesting provenance.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
History, Law, Literature, Politics
Author/ Illustrator
Claude Henrys
Book Title
Recueil d’arrests remarquables donnez en la cour de parlement de Paris etc
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1651
Edition
1st Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Number of pages
714
Dimensions
37×23 cm
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