London, South Kensington
1 April 2015
[JEAN HENRI AUGUSTE ROUX (1760-1831)]
Me´moire pour le Se´minaire de Montre´al. [Montreal:1820?]. 8º (193 x 120mm). Green morocco by Riviere, triple gilt fillets on sides, smooth spine with longitudinal lettering, gilt turn-ins, gilt edges (spine faded, upper joints rubbed and splitting). Provenance: Robert Armour (signature on title; occasional corrections in [?]his hand). Dionne 137.
[ROUX, J.H.A.]. Suite du me´moire sur la proprie´te´ des biens du Se´minaire de Montre´al. [Montreal: 1820?]. 8º (193 x 120mm). Green morocco uniform with the previous title (spine faded to brown and rubbed along joints). Provenance: occasional corrections in a contemporary hand. A continuation of Me´moire pour le Se´minaire de Montre´al. Roux defended 'the delicate, and indeed precarious situation of the Séminaire de Montréal in the matter of recognition of its rights' (DCB). Dionne 140.
With 4 others: Felix Martin, Manuel du Pe'lerin de Notre-Dame de Bon-Secours a' Montre´al (Montreal, 1848); George J. Mountain, The Journal of the Bishop of Montreal, during a Visit to the Church Missionary Society's North-West America Mission (London, 1845; front inner hinges split); The Pearl of Troyes or Reminiscenses of the Early Days of Ville-Marie (Montreal, 1878); and John Strachan, Observations on the Provision made for the maintenance of a Protestant Clergy, in the provinces of Upper and Lower Canada (London, 1827).
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