London, South Kensington
16 February 2001
MENTET, Robert de Salmonet. Histoire des Troubles de la Grand Bretagne, contenant ce qui s' est passé depuis l' année mille six cens trente trois, iusques à l' année mille six cens quarante six, edited by J. Saint Clair de Roselin, Paris: Augustin Courbe, 1661. 2 parts in one volume, 2° (354 x 224mm.), engraved portrait frontispiece of the author by R. Lochon after P. Mignard, title printed in red and black, engraved illustration on title [bound with:] RIORDAN DE MUSCRY, D. Relation des Veritables Causes et des Conjonctures Favorables, qui ont Contribué au Restablissement du Roy de la Grand Bretagne, Paris: Augustin Courbe, 1661. 2 works in one volume, 2° (title of first work creased, a few spots), contemporary vellum, covers with central blind-stamped lozenge, spine with raised bands (lightly rubbed and stained), bookplate (1).
With Cardinal Perron's Replique à la Response du Serenissime Roy de la Grand Bretagne (Paris, 1620), Giovanni Francesco Biondi's L' Historia delle Guerre Civili d' Inghilterra (Bologna, 1647) and Maiolino Bisaccioni's Historia Delle Guerre Civili di questa ultimi tempi (Venice, 1655). (4)
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