22 - 23 March 2005
PARIS, Collège de Clermont -- Catalogus manuscriptorum codicum collegii Claromontani quem excipit catalogus Mssrum Domûs Professae Parisiensis. Paris: Saugrain and LeClerc, 1764.
Two parts in one volume, 8o (195 x 125 mm). Contemporary calf, spine gilt (joints rubbed and partly cracked, some pale soiling).
A sale catalogue of manuscripts confiscated from the Jesuit College de Clermont. "According to Franklin, the chief donors to the library were Pierre Pithou, Philippe Desportes and Nicolas Fouquet" (see North 178 for the catalogue of books).
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