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CHAROST, Louis-Basile, Chevalier de (1674-1742) -- Catalogue des livres de la bibliothèque de feu le chevalier de Charost. Paris: Jacques Barois, 1742.
8o (197 x 124 mm). Contemporary calf gilt, spine with alternating gilt armorial devices in five compartments. Provenance: Charles de Rohan, Prince de Soubise et d'Epinoy (1715-1787), Marshal of France (gilt armorial devices on spine [Olivier 2034]).
A substantial library particularly devoted to French history. This volume is not listed in the sale catalogue of the Soubise library. Bléchet, p.112; North 66; Peignot, p. 89.
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