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    Ex Libris Jean R. Perrette: Important Travel, Exploration & Cartography

    5 April 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 499

    LEIBNIZ, Gottfried Wilhelm (1646-1716). De la tolerance des religions, lettres de M. de Leibniz et reponses de M. Pellisson. Paris: Jean Anisson, 1692.

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    LEIBNIZ, Gottfried Wilhelm (1646-1716). De la tolerance des religions, lettres de M. de Leibniz et reponses de M. Pellisson. Paris: Jean Anisson, 1692.

    Two parts in one volume, 12° (157 x 88 mm). 20th-century calf gilt, edges gilt; cloth folding case. Provenance: Guy Pellion (bookplate).

    FIRST COMPLETE EDITION. The first part, containing letters by Leibniz criticizing Pellisson's Reflexions sur les differends de la religion, was originally published by Pellisson in 1691; the second part with divisional title "Additions" contains letters from June 1691 to February 1692, and additional material including Traduction d'un endroit du pere Odoricus Raynaldus, en sa continuation de Baronius, annee 1564. imprimee a Rome en 1677.


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